overissue

noun
over·​is·​sue | \ ˌō-vər-ˈi-(ˌ)shü How to pronounce overissue (audio) \

Definition of overissue

: an issue exceeding the limit of capital, credit, or authority

Other Words from overissue

overissuance \ ˌō-​vər-​ˈi-​shə-​wən(t)s How to pronounce overissuance (audio) \ noun
overissue transitive verb

First Known Use of overissue

1803, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of overissue was in 1803

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