Definitions for oversellˌoʊ vərˈsɛl

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o•ver•sellˌoʊ vərˈsɛl(v.t.)-sold, -sell•ing.

  1. to sell more of than can be delivered.

  2. to sell too aggressively to.

  3. to emphasize the good points of excessively; praise too highly.

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  1. oversell(Verb)

    To agree to sell more of something than one can supply.

  2. oversell(Verb)

    To be too eager in attempting to sell something.

  3. oversell(Verb)

    To praise something to excess.


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