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Is overtop a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word overtop is a Scrabble US word. The word overtop is worth 12 points in Scrabble:

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Is overtop a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word overtop is a Scrabble UK word and has 12 points:

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Is overtop a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word overtop is a Words With Friends word. The word overtop is worth 14 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Definitions and meaning of overtop

overtop

Etymology

From over- +‎ top.

Verb

overtop (third-person singular simple present overtops, present participle overtopping, simple past and past participle overtopped)

  1. (transitive) To be higher than; to rise over the top of. [from 16th c.]
    • 1955, William Golding, The Inheritors, Faber and Faber 2005, p. 79:
      There was a single birch tree that overtopped the other trees on the island, and was now picked out against the moon-drenched sky.
  2. (transitive) To place too many toppings on.
    to overtop a pizza

Translations

Adverb

overtop (comparative more overtop, superlative most overtop)

  1. (now chiefly Canada, US) Over the top. [from 18th c.]
    • 2013, Philipp Meyer, The Son, Simon & Schuster 2014, p. 154:
      Paul put the skull back in its proper place, put back the coffin lid, and kicked dirt and rocks overtop.

References

  • “overtop” in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press.

Anagrams

  • overpot

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to rise above the top of.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)