verb (used without object), o·ver·slept, o·ver·sleep·ing.
verb (used with object), o·ver·slept, o·ver·sleep·ing.
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I heartily hoped they might all oversleep themselves that morning.Lands of the Slave and the Free|Henry A. Murray
Then he slept, but he had purposely brought no blankets and he built no fire, because he did not want to oversleep.The Lost Wagon|James Arthur Kjelgaard
It could not be more than five minutes to six—might not he who had slept so long, for once oversleep himself?
Poor Junie would have to oversleep herself on Sunday, that was all.The Glimpses of the Moon|Edith Wharton
From excessive fatigue you may oversleep and wake thoroughly chilled.Canadian Wilds|Martin Hunter