Example sentences for: over-all

How can you use “over-all” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Bloomsbury have been publishing some very good language and reference books (including one by me) under the direction of Dr. Kathy Rooney, who deserves much credit for the over-all quality of the list.

  • In agreement with this possibility, transcripts encoding RPs L6 and S7 are reported to be up-regulated in regenerating liver [ 33 ] . However, for the study involving responses of neuroblastoma cells to N-Myc, despite the massive up-regulation of RP transcripts, there was no over-all increase in the rate of protein synthesis [ 18 ] .

  • It is neither a matter of Don't shoot the piano-player, he's doing the best he can, nor of If y' know a better 'ole, go to it: the OCEL stands as a mighty effort and, in my over-all estimation, a hugely successful one at bringing together into a coherent, cohesive work what is--at least--a superb introduction to what must be acknowledged to be a subject that is at once the most complex, changeable, elusive, technical, emotional, political, controversial subject of all time.

  • I was compelled to pay strict attention (for four or five hours at a time) to setting, lighting, music, gesture, singing, pace of over-all presentation; to this or that role's performance, costume, formal distancing from the audience (Noh) or Globe-like intimacy with the audience (Kabuki); to traditional methods of men's playing women's parts, audience's anticipation and shouted recognition of favorite plays and actors and moments, tone of voice, etc.

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