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overfill

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verb over·fill \-ˈfil\

Simple Definition of overfill

  • : to fill a container with too much of something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of overfill

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to fill to overflowing

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become full to overflowing

Examples of overfill in a sentence

  1. He overfilled the pail and the water spilled out.

  2. <overfilled the wheelbarrow with bricks until finally no one could push it>



13th Century

First Known Use of overfill

13th century

Rhymes with overfill

back and fill, Brazzaville, Chapel Hill, chlorophyll, coffee mill, daffodil, dishabille, double bill, escadrille, espadrille, Evansville, fiberfill, fill the bill, fit to kill, foreign bill, general will, hammer mill, Hooverville, if you will, Jacksonville, Libreville, living will, Louisville, microphyll, minimill, overkill, overspill, pepper mill, poison pill, puppy mill, razorbill, rolling mill, rototill, San Juan Hill, sleeping pill, Smoky Hill, sugar pill, tormentil, verticil, water mill, water pill, windowsill, whip-poor-will, winter-kill, Yggdrasil


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