overcut

play
verb over·cut \ˌō-vər-ˈkət\

Definition of overcut

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to cut excessively; specifically :  to cut timber from (a forest) in excess of annual growth or an allotted annual amount

1897

First Known Use of overcut

1897

Learn More about overcut


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up overcut? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!