What does overpay mean?

Definitions for overpayˌoʊ vərˈpeɪ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word overpay.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overpay(verb)

    pay too much


  1. Overpay(v. t.)

    To pay too much for; as, to overpay the loan balance.


  1. overpay(Verb)

    To pay too much.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overpay

    ō-vėr-pā′, v.t. to pay too much: to be more than an ample reward for.—n. Overpay′ment.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overpay in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overpay in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Al Baker:

    If the price is correct. I will not overpay.

  2. Gueric Dechavanne:

    People are not willing to overpay for a plane; there's a lot more caution out there.

  3. Chief Executive Victor Dodig:

    Valuations have gotten stretched in the U.S. market, we don’t want to overpay on that front.

  4. John Toohey:

    What investors are worried about is, 'Does management go out and overpay for an acquisition?'.

  5. Gueric Dechavanne:

    There’s plenty of competition for A320neos, but it’s not as keen as it once was, people are not willing to overpay for a plane; there's a lot more caution out there.

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