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overfill

verb

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1 to fill or load to excess
  • overfilled the wheelbarrow with bricks until finally no one could push it

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2 to flow over the brim or top of
  • water overfilled the tub and poured onto the floor

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

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“Overfill.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overfill. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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