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overbalance

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verb over·bal·ance \ˌō-vər-ˈba-lən(t)s\

Definition of overbalance

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  outweigh

  3. 2 :  to cause to lose balance

Examples of overbalance in a Sentence

  1. He overbalanced and fell off the stool.

  2. She tried to reach the vase but overbalanced herself and fell off the stool.

First Known Use of overbalance

1605


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overbalance

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noun over·bal·ance \ˈō-vər-ˌba-lən(t)s\

Definition of overbalance

  1. :  something more than an equivalent

First Known Use of overbalance

circa 1659


OVERBALANCE Defined for English Language Learners

overbalance

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verb

Definition of overbalance for English Language Learners

  • : to lose your balance


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