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Pronunciation:  [n]'owvursu`plI, [v]`owvursu'plI

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall
  2. [v]  supply with an excess of; "flood the market with tennis shoes"; "Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient"

OVERSUPPLY is a 10 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: flood, glut, glut, surfeit
 See Also: furnish, overabundance, overmuch, overmuchness, provide, render, superabundance, supply



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \O`ver*sup*ply"\, v. t.
    To supply in excess.
  2. \O"ver*sup*ply`\, n.
    An excessive supply.
          A general oversupply or excess of all commodities. --J.
                                                   S. Mill.
Thesaurus Terms
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