overplus

noun
over·​plus | \ ˈō-vər-ˌpləs How to pronounce overplus (audio) \

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Examples of overplus in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of overplus

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for overplus

Middle English, partial translation of Middle French surplus

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“Overplus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overplus. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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overplus

noun
over·​plus | \ ˈō-vər-ˌpləs How to pronounce overplus (audio) \

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