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overpay

verb [T often passive]
 
 
/ˌəʊ.vəˈpeɪ/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ (overpaid)
to pay someone too much
多付给…钱;给…过高报酬
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。
Paying and spending money
Translations of “overpay”
in Chinese (Traditional) 多付給…錢, 給…過高報酬…
(Definition of overpay verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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