hover over

phr verb
Hover over is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑spectre

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  • hover over — {v. phr.} 1. To remain close or above. * /The rescue helicopter was carefully hovering above the stranded rock climbers./ 2. To watch over; supervise. * / Mother! Phillip cried, if you don t stop hovering over me, I ll go bananas! / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hover over — {v. phr.} 1. To remain close or above. * /The rescue helicopter was carefully hovering above the stranded rock climbers./ 2. To watch over; supervise. * / Mother! Phillip cried, if you don t stop hovering over me, I ll go bananas! / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hover\ over — v. phr. 1. To remain close or above. The rescue helicopter was carefully hovering above the stranded rock climbers. 2. To watch over; supervise. Mother! Phillip cried, if you don t stop hovering over me, I ll go bananas! …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Hover ad — Hover ads are a special type of pop up ads created using Dynamic HTML, JavaScript and similar web browser technologies. Because they do not scroll with the web page, they appear to hover over the page, usually obscuring the content. Background… …   Wikipedia

  • hover — v. 1) (d; intr.) to hover around (we hovered around our guide) 2) (d; intr.) to hover between (to hover between life and death) 3) (d; intr.) to hover over (the fear of a new war hovered over us) * * * [ hɒvə] (d; intr.) to hover over (the fear… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • hover — 01. The helicopter [hovered] over the fishing boat and threw down a ladder. 02. Hummingbirds are the only bird which can [hover] continuously in one place. 03. My mother in law is always [hovering] over me when I m cooking supper, making… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • hover — hov|er [ˈhɔvə US ˈhʌvər, ˈha: ] v [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: hove [i] to float in the air or on water (13 17 centuries)] 1.) if a bird, insect, or ↑helicopter hovers, it stays in one place in the air hover over/above ▪ flies hovering above the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hover — Synonyms and related words: aeroplane, airlift, airplane, approach, around, ascend, aspire, await, back down, balance, balloon, be airborne, be imminent, be in store, become airborne, brew, clasp, claw skyward, cling to, come on, confront, cruise …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Hover! — Opening screen of Hover! Developer(s) Microsoft Publisher(s) Mic …   Wikipedia

  • Hover — Hov er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Hovered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hovering}.] [OE. hoveren, and hoven, prob. orig., to abide, linger, and fr. AS. hof house; cf. OFries. hovia to receive into one s house. See {Hovel}.] 1. To hang fluttering in the air, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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