overplus

noun over·plus \ ˈō-vər-ˌpləs \

Definition of overplus

Examples of overplus in a Sentence

  1. the store was stuck with an overplus of tie-ins for a movie that fizzled at the box office

Origin and Etymology of overplus

Middle English, partial translation of Middle French surplus


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overplus

noun over·plus \ ˈō-vər-ˌpləs \

legal Definition of overplus



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