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
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The watchdog concluded in 2006 that the department overpaid one lender, Nelnet, $278 million from 2003 to 2005.Education Dept. orders Navient to refund $22.3 million in decade-old student loan scandal|Danielle Douglas-Gabriel|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
Watchdog groups counter that nursing home owners can reap excessive profits from public funds by overpaying their own companies.Profit and pain: How California’s largest nursing home chain amassed millions as scrutiny mounted|Debbie Cenziper, Joel Jacobs, Alice Crites, Will Englund|December 31, 2020|Washington Post
He was accused of overpaying for all of them, but in retrospect they all look like bargains.Disney’s profits on streaming services are expected to plunge—and investors love it|Geoffrey Colvin|December 14, 2020|Fortune
Investors are worried that AstraZeneca is overpaying for Alexion, offering a 45% premium to the Boston-based company’s current share price, valuing the company at more than 40 times its trailing 12-month earnings.Why shareholders had a severe adverse reaction to AstraZeneca’s Alexion deal|Jeremy Kahn|December 14, 2020|Fortune
While the acquisition will help Salesforce take on Microsoft in the great battle for corporate customers, some will inevitably ask if the company overpaid.How the Slack/Salesforce deal stacks up to history’s other Big Tech acquisitions|Jeff|December 3, 2020|Fortune
Of course it's perfectly reasonable to try to make sure that you don't overpay and end up underwater.
Yes, education is an investment in yourself, but there's no reason to overpay for the asset.Ask the Blogger: Borrow Money, or Self-Finance School?|Megan McArdle|October 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But Lewis, according to White's memo, said he didn't overpay.
He should have been fired already for his decision in 2008 to overpay for both Countrywide Financial and Merrill.
It is not such a triumph to overpay by $3 billion on a $5 billion deal.
The fact is, that it is almost necessary to overpay cabmen, and especially so if the "fare" be at all nervous.Highways and Byways in London|Mrs. E. T. Cook.
I have been flourishing it about a great deal to pay, or rather overpay, gondoliers.Polly the Pagan|Isabel Anderson
He binds Himself to repay and overpay all sacrifice in His service.The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon|Alexander Maclaren
No American can overpay the debt of gratitude we all of us owe to the officers and enlisted men of the army and of the navy.Theodore Roosevelt|Theodore Roosevelt
After all, immortality opens a large hope, that may overpay the most unspeakable bitterness of life.My Wife and I|Harriet Beecher Stowe