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overstay

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈsteɪ/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
to stay longer in a place than you are allowed or wanted: Be careful not to overstay your visa. They left the party at 11 p.m., careful not to overstay their welcome.
Translations of “overstay”
in Chinese (Traditional) 停留超過…的期限…
in Chinese (Simplified) 停留超过…的期限…
(Definition of overstay from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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