overrich

adjective
over·​rich | \ ˌō-vər-ˈrich How to pronounce overrich (audio) \

Definition of overrich

: excessively rich overrich desserts overrich wines His travel writings are full of horror at disgusting food, foul lodgings, overrich insect life.— Anthony Burgess An overrich fuel mixture is a mixture that doesn't contain sufficient oxygen to burn completely.Popular Mechanics Complete Car Repair Manual

First Known Use of overrich

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about overrich

Time Traveler for overrich

Time Traveler

The first known use of overrich was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Statistics for overrich

Cite this Entry

“Overrich.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overrich. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

Comments on overrich

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a traditional thanksgiving dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

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