What does overbuild mean?

Definitions for overbuild
ˌoʊ vərˈbɪldover·build

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  1. overbuild(Verb)

    To perform excessive construction on a building or in an area.

  2. overbuild(Verb)

    To build over or on top of another structure.

    The architect wanted to overbuild the restaurant on top of an office.

  3. overbuild(Verb)

    To build with excessive size or elaboration.

  4. overbuild(Verb)

    To construct more homes, office buildings, or commercial complexes than necessary in an area.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overbuild

    ō-vėr-bild′, v.t. to build over: to build more than is needed.—v.i. to build beyond one's means.

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How to say overbuild in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overbuild in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overbuild in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of overbuild in a Sentence

  1. Credit Suisse:

    Based on the five proposals to date, Australia now appears to be planning to overbuild LNG import capacity in response to an overbuild of LNG export capacity.

Images & Illustrations of overbuild

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