from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To cause to march too far, or too often; to exhaust by marching.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- v. To march too far, or too much; to exhaust by marching.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To fatigue or exhaust by too much marching; cause to march too far.
over- + march (Wiktionary)
Colonel Magee did a good part by his men, always keeping their good and comfort in view; he would not compel them to overmarch themselves for personal gratification or that of his superiors, though always prompt in the execution of orders.