Meaning of “over-investment” in the English Dictionary


"over-investment" in Business English

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over-investmentnoun [ U ]

also overinvestment uk us

ECONOMICS, FINANCE a situation in which too much money is invested in a particular activity or economy:

Years of over-investment have left the region with more factories making chips than the global economy can sustain.

(Definition of “over-investment” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)