Show Usage

Pronunciation of Overlay  


English Meaning

To lay, or spread, something over or across; hence, to cover; to overwhelm; to press excessively upon.

  1. To lay or spread over or on.
  2. To cover the surface of with a decorative layer or design: overlay wood with silver.
  3. To embellish superficially: a simple tune that was overlaid with ornate harmonies.
  4. Printing To put an overlay on.
  5. To create (a new area code) having the same boundaries as another: In Maryland, area code 240 was overlaid on top of area code 301.
  6. Something that is laid over or covers something else.
  7. A layer of decoration, such as gold leaf or wood veneer, applied to a surface.
  8. Printing A piece of paper used on a press tympan to vary the pressure that produces light and dark tones.
  9. A transparent sheet containing graphic matter, such as labels or colored areas, placed on illustrative matter to be incorporated into it.
  10. An area code whose boundaries are the same as another area code.
  11. Past tense of overlie.

Malayalam Meaning

 Transliteration ON/OFF | Not Correct/Proper?

× പൂശുക - Pooshuka
× പൂശൽ - Pooshal
× അമര്‍ത്തുക - Amar‍ththuka | Amar‍thuka
× പോള - Pola
× അമർത്തുക - Amarththuka | Amarthuka
× മൂടി - Moodi
× പോള - Pola
× പൂശല്‍ - Pooshal‍


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Exodus 26:37

And you shall make for the screen five pillars of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold; their hooks shall be gold, and you shall cast five sockets of bronze for them.

മറശ്ശീലെക്കു ഖദിരമരംകൊണ്ടു അഞ്ചു തൂണുണ്ടാക്കി പൊന്നുകൊണ്ടു പൊതിയേണം. അവയുടെ കൊളുത്തു പൊന്നുകൊണ്ടു ആയിരിക്കേണം; അവേക്കു താമ്രംകൊണ്ടു അഞ്ചു ചുവടും വാർപ്പിക്കേണം.

Exodus 25:13

And you shall make poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold.

ഖദിരമരംകൊണ്ടു തണ്ടുകൾ ഉണ്ടാക്കി പൊന്നു കൊണ്ടു പൊതിയേണം.

Exodus 27:6

And you shall make poles for the altar, poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with bronze.

യാഗപീഠത്തിന്നു ഖദിരമരംകൊണ്ടു തണ്ടുകൾ ഉണ്ടാക്കി താമ്രംകൊണ്ടു പൊതിയേണം.


Found Wrong Meaning for Overlay?

Name :

Email :

Details :