over with

From this phrase with can be omitted."The pain will soon be over" means precisely what is conveyed by "The pain will soon be over with." Also, one can use ended or finished.

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  • over with — adjective Date: 1899 being at an end ; finished, completed …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Over — O ver, adv. 1. From one side to another; from side to side; across; crosswise; as, a board, or a tree, a foot over, i. e., a foot in diameter. [1913 Webster] 2. From one person or place to another regarded as on the opposite side of a space or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over again — Over O ver, adv. 1. From one side to another; from side to side; across; crosswise; as, a board, or a tree, a foot over, i. e., a foot in diameter. [1913 Webster] 2. From one person or place to another regarded as on the opposite side of a space… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over against — Over O ver, adv. 1. From one side to another; from side to side; across; crosswise; as, a board, or a tree, a foot over, i. e., a foot in diameter. [1913 Webster] 2. From one person or place to another regarded as on the opposite side of a space… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over and above — Over O ver, adv. 1. From one side to another; from side to side; across; crosswise; as, a board, or a tree, a foot over, i. e., a foot in diameter. [1913 Webster] 2. From one person or place to another regarded as on the opposite side of a space… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over and over — Over O ver, adv. 1. From one side to another; from side to side; across; crosswise; as, a board, or a tree, a foot over, i. e., a foot in diameter. [1913 Webster] 2. From one person or place to another regarded as on the opposite side of a space… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Over and Over (Nelly song) — Over and Over Single by Nelly featuring Tim McGraw from the album Suit …   Wikipedia

  • over — /oh veuhr/, prep. 1. above in place or position: the roof over one s head. 2. above and to the other side of: to leap over a wall. 3. above in authority, rank, power, etc., so as to govern, control, or have jurisdiction regarding: There is no one …   Universalium

  • Over & Torpedo Girl — OVER and Torpedo Girl are two characters in the anime/manga Bobobo bo Bo bobo. They both share the same body.OVER OVER (オーバー Ōbā ) is the ruthless third member of Four Heavenly Kings /Chrome Dome Empire Big 4, the four elite members of Tsuru… …   Wikipedia

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  • Over (Drake song) — Over Single by Drake from the album Thank Me Later Released March 8, 2010 …   Wikipedia

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