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overate

verb
past tense of overeat

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to eat greedily or to excess
  • because he watches his diet for most of the year, he feels free to overeat during the holidays

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“Overate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overate. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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