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English definition of “overspend”


noun [S]         /ˌəʊ.vəˈspend/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ /ˈəʊ.və.spend/ US  /ˈoʊ.vɚ-/ UK
an amount of extra money that is spent on something above the amount that should have been spent : We're expecting to have a £5 million ( budget ) overspend this year .Costs and expenses
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