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English definition of “overeat”

overeat

verb [I]     /ˌəʊ.vərˈiːt/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚˈiːt/ (overate, overeaten)
to eat more food than your body needs , especially so that you feel uncomfortably full EatingBiting, chewing and swallowing overeating     /-ˈiː.tɪŋ/ US  /-ˈiː.t̬ɪŋ/ noun [U] Overeating is surely the main cause of obesity .EatingBiting, chewing and swallowing
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