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

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

Dictionary Entries Near overrich

overrespond

overrich

override

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for overrich

Cite this Entry

“Overrich.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overrich. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

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!