Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To carry too far, or beyond the proper point.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To carry too far; to carry beyond the proper point.

Etymologies

over- +‎ carry (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I wonder if these two know how to calculate what deficits France shall have to overcarry over the years and also REPAY ITS HUGE DEBTS OF 1,3 TRILLIONS.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.