Overblow

Definition of Overblow

O`ver`blow´
v. i.1.To blow over, or be subdued.
2.(Mus.) To force so much wind into a pipe that it produces an overtone, or a note higher than the natural note; thus, the upper octaves of a flute are produced by overblowing.
v. t.1.To blow away; to dissipate by wind, or as by wind.
When this cloud of sorrow's overblown.
- Waller.
2.To ascribe an unwarranted importance to.
3.(Music) To blow into (a wind instrument) too strongly, so as to produce predominantly overtones.
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