Definitions for overcommitˌoʊ vər kəˈmɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•com•mitˌoʊ vər kəˈmɪt(v.t.)-mit•ted, -mit•ting.

  1. to commit more than is feasible, desirable, or necessary.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of overcommit:

1950–55

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  1. overcommit(Noun)

    Allocation of more resources than are actually available.

  2. overcommit(Verb)

    To make excessive commitments, either beyond one's ability or beyond what is reasonable

    Don't overcommit yourself this month.

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