Meaning of all-overness in English:


Pronunciation /ˌɔːlˈəʊvənəs/


  • With reference to a pattern or design: the quality of being composed of elements that are repeated over the whole extent. In art: the abstract style of painting in which the composition is dispersed with almost equal intensity over the whole picture.


Late 18th century (in an earlier sense). Originally from all over + -ness.