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overeatverb [I]

uk   /ˌəʊ.vərˈiːt/ us   /ˌoʊ.vɚˈiːt/ overate, overeaten
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overeatverb [I]

us   /ˌoʊ·vərˈit/ past tense overate /ˌoʊ·vərˈeɪt/ , past participle overeaten /ˌoʊ·vərˈi·tən/
to eat more food than your body needs, esp. so that you feel uncomfortable: You’re supposed to overeat on Thanksgiving.
(Definition of overeat from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overeat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 吃得太多, (尤指)吃撑了…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吃得太多, (尤指)吃得過飽…
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