costing or being more than the amount alloted or budgeted: The building is half-finished and it's already overbudget.
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How to use overbudget in a sentence
Although I was 23 years old and dreaded losing my job for going over budget, I wearily said, “Done.”Oswald’s Mother Was a Thoroughly Disagreeable Piece of Work | Steve North | November 17, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The debate over budget austerity as the path to recovery from depression reminds me of a story told of Albert Einstein.
The high risk pools turned out to be extremely undersubscribed, yet nonetheless over budget.Pro-Obamacare Groups say that Now We Need Cost Control. Why Didn't We Hear This Three Years Ago? | Megan McArdle | April 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Movies go over budget; episodic television never goes over budget.
But the port is years behind schedule and billions over budget.