Over and Too


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Over adverb – From one side to the other of an intervening space.
Too is a synonym for over in in addition topic. In some cases you can use "Too" instead the word "Over" as an adjective or an adverb.
Synonyms for Over


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Too adverb – Beyond a normal or acceptable limit.
Over is a synonym for too in excessively topic. You can use "Over" instead the word "Too" as an adverb or an adjective.
Synonyms for Too

Both words in one sentence

  • Human Sacrifice Only the villagers seem far too happy over the proceedings and actually compete with each other over who has the best "feast".
  • Misplaced Wildlife The doctor wouldn't really just dump the maggots all over the wound — and it doesn't work too well with the mealworms that were actually used on the show.
  • Saban's Masked Rider falls under this pretty well (literally, the only lyrics are "Masked Rider" repeated over and over), but we don't really like to talk too much about it...
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