What does over-correct mean?

Definitions for over-correct

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. over-correct, overcompensate(verb)

    make excessive corrections for fear of making an error


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of over-correct in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of over-correct in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bryce Doty:

    I think the next couple of quarters could be really volatile, you need the markets to settle into a new equilibrium without this manipulated support from the Fed, which means a correction. The problem with corrections is that markets tend to over correct before they rebound.

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