verb (overfed; -feeding) Date: 1608 transitive verb to feed to excess intransitive verb to eat to excess

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  • Overfeed — O ver*feed , v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Overfed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overfeeding}.] To feed to excess; to surfeit. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overfeed — index overload Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • overfeed — ► VERB (past and past part. overfed) ▪ feed too much …   English terms dictionary

  • overfeed — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • overfeed — /oh veuhr feed /, v.t., v.i., overfed, overfeeding. to feed or eat to excess. [1600 10; OVER + FEED] * * * …   Universalium

  • overfeed — verb a) To feed a person or animal too much. b) To eat more than is necessary …   Wiktionary

  • Overfeed — Подача с опережением; подача с выпучиванием листа у передних упоров …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • overfeed — over·feed .ō vər fēd vb, fed fed; feed·ing vt to feed to excess vi to eat to excess …   Medical dictionary

  • overfeed — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. overfill, satiate, stuff; see eat 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • overfeed — o|ver|feed [ˌəuvəˈfi:d US ˌouvər ] v past tense and past participle overfed [ ˈfed] [T] to give someone too much food …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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