Definitions

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  • v. To order too much or too many.
  • n. An order for too much or too many.

Etymologies

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over- +‎ order

Examples

  • On the whole I found that we were generally looked after by the chefs rather than the management, they provide us with a fairly decent meal overorder or 'mistake'.

    The Guardian World News

  • Sometimes we’d overorder and would have to send things back.

    It Ain’t All About the Cookin’

  • If the food was still good and the container was not broken—it had to be in the exact shape it was in when it came in the day before—and if we had a good relationship with our food purveyor, often this provider would take the overorder back, but that’s a rare occurrence.

    It Ain’t All About the Cookin’

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