Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To heat too much.
  • transitive v. To cause to become excited, agitated, or overstimulated.
  • intransitive v. To become too hot or very excited.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To heat excessively
  • v. To become excessively hot

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To heat to excess; to superheat.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To heat to excess.
  • n. Excessive heat.
  • n. Sunstroke.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. get excessively and undesirably hot
  • v. make excessively or undesirably hot

Etymologies

over- +‎ heat (Wiktionary)

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