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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To purchase in quantities exceeding needs or demand.

Usage examples (38)
  • One important lesson is not to overbuy, in anything.
  • And with the holidays right around the corner, it's easy to overbuy.
  • Of course, we overbuy and end up with way more tomatoes than we can use.
  • How many cell users buy more minutes than they need, and how much do they overbuy? for more
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