Definitions for overpayment-ˈpeɪ mənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•payˌoʊ vərˈpeɪ(v.t.)-paid, -pay•ing.

  1. to pay more than (an amount due).

  2. to pay (a person) in excess.

Origin of overpay:

1595–1605

o`ver•pay′ment-ˈpeɪ mənt(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overpayment(noun)

    a payment larger than needed or expected

  2. overpayment(noun)

    the act of paying too much

Wiktionary

  1. overpayment(Noun)

    Payment exceeding the amount actually due

    The employer sued to recover overpayment of wages.

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