verb (used with object), o·ver·paid, o·ver·pay·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM overpayo·ver·pay·ment [oh-ver-pey-muhnt, oh-ver-pey-muhnt], /ˌoʊ vərˈpeɪ mənt, ˈoʊ vərˌpeɪ mənt/, nounun·o·ver·paid, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for overpay
I was suddenly so bored," he confesses, "I was underworked and overpaid.House of the Witch: The Renegade Craft Brewers of Panama|Jeff Campagna|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But instead of a witty pop song, we have yet more woe-is-me-feel-my-pain from an overpaid, over-cosseted celebrity.
If they overpaid for the company they acquired, why should the government have to bail them out?There’s a Life Saving New Drug. But You Can’t Afford It.|Kaiser Health News|February 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The suspension gives official sanction to those who dismiss the naturally gifted Rodriguez as an overpaid “phony.”Alex Rodriguez Suspension Is a Sad Moment for Baseball|Michael Brendan Dougherty|August 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“Congress is out of touch because congressmen are overpaid, overstaffed, and away from home too much,” the Texas governor said.Rick Perry’s Kim Jong-il Slip, Oops Moment and More Gaffes||December 20, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Kent overpaid the chauffeur in spite of Judy's protestations and then Professor Green came back and gave him an extra pourboire.Molly Brown's Orchard Home|Nell Speed
I must have overpaid the man extravagantly, for his tone changed suddenly as he examined the coins in his hand.Two Sides of the Face|Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
He had no coronet playing before his eyes: no overpaid places and sinecures for relatives.Not Paul, But Jesus|Jeremy Bentham
He did not thank her much by words, but his looks betrayed all he felt, and Constance was overpaid.Godolphin, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Remember all the while, if you will, that I am not urging that the railroader is overpaid to-day.Our Railroads To-Morrow|Edward Hungerford