Overlinger

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Overlinger To cause to linger; to detain too long.
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Usage

In literature:

If you overlinger in our lines but one minute you are no longer an envoy: you are an enemy and a spy and shall swing for it.
"The Lady of Loyalty House" by Justin Huntly McCarthy
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