Definition of tower verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

tower

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈtaʊə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtaʊər//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they tower
BrE BrE//ˈtaʊə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtaʊər//
 
he / she / it towers
BrE BrE//ˈtaʊəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtaʊərz//
 
past simple towered
BrE BrE//ˈtaʊəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtaʊərd//
 
past participle towered
BrE BrE//ˈtaʊəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtaʊərd//
 
-ing form towering
BrE BrE//ˈtaʊərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtaʊərɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin Old English torr, reinforced in Middle English by Old French tour, from Latin turris, from Greek. Phrasal Verbstower over somebody
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tower