An overpass is a bridge or road that crosses over a large body of water. It's usually a very busy road, and it can be very dangerous to drive over.

  • The overpass is very dangerous, because it's prone to flooding.

  • The overpass is a very important route, because it connects two important cities.

Definition of overpass


bridge formed by the upper level of a crossing of two highways at different levels



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Example Sentences for overpass

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    The controversial and the debate of Highway 407 Overpass is certainly notable.

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    An overpass allows a road to cross the highway near the bottom of the image.

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    The north overpass extends into the wall.

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    It was spray painted on the overpass, with the temple in the background.

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    The platform is connected to the station building by an overpass.

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    In the 1960s, the city approved the construction of the Calaveras overpass.

  • 7

    Is it where the overpass is or where the ramp leaves the road

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    The only problem is that the overpass is three miles away.

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    The overpass was under construction at the time the incident occurred.

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    The Civic Center is separated from Midtown by the Calaveras overpass.