Translation of "overpay" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T often passive ] uk us /ˌəʊ.vəˈpeɪ/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ (overpaid)

to pay someone too much

I felt I should tell my boss she'd overpaid me by £50. 我觉得我应该告诉老板她多付了我50英镑。
disapproving City lawyers are grossly overpaid for what they do. 城市律师报酬拿得太高了。

(Translation of “overpay verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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