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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Purchased items or used to excess.

Usage examples (41)
  • Verb (used without object) : Receiving a small inheritance, she began to overspend alarmingly
  • Verb (used with object) : He was overspending his yearly salary by several thousand dollars. ,When the bills arrived, he realized he had foolishly overspent himself
  • If the MoD system cost £7. 15Bn, and is £180M overspent, that is an overspend of 2.5%.
  • Obama again overspent and still loses. for more
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