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overpress

transitive verb

Definition of overpress

  1. 1 obsolete :  afflict, oppress

  2. 2 :  to load with an excessive burden :  overburden all very tired and overpressed men — Economist

  3. 3 :  to press or insist upon unduly :  drive or push (as a contention) too far does not overpress his case — P. R. Levin

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Origin and Etymology of overpress

Middle English overpressen, from 1over + pressen to press


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overpress

noun

Definition of overpress

  1. :  overpressure overpress of work

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