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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Pay too much.

Usage examples (40)
  • Most lenders allow borrowers to overpay up to 10 per cent of their mortgage each year without penalty.
  • He had the good judgment not to "overpay," news accounts suggested.
  • That distinction once seemed huge -- Heavens, it would be a crime to "overpay" for these assets!
  • Over the summer, gas customers who pay regular amounts by direct debit tend to overpay, meaning they are temporarily in credit. for more
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