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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have pledges to pay for more than what is available to sell.

Usage examples (26)
  • Verb (used with object), : The charity drive was oversubscribed by several thousand dollars
  • On what basis can we conclude that such behavior is irrational, or that consumers "oversubscribe" to such packages?
  • I use Google Reader to oversubscribe to feeds from all over.
  • And, as we ` ve seen time and time again, doctors are more than happy to oversubscribe addicts medication. for more
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