overweigh

verb
over·​weigh | \ ˌō-vər-ˈwā How to pronounce overweigh (audio) \
overweighed; overweighing; overweighs

Definition of overweigh

transitive verb

1 : to exceed in weight

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Examples of overweigh in a Sentence

proper food and sleep should overweigh all-night partying in your priorities

First Known Use of overweigh

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of overweigh was in the 13th century

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“Overweigh.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overweigh. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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