verb (used with object)
Examples from the Web for overstock
Not until he had accumulated an overstock of bridge-iron did he think of using iron for the frames of buildings.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14)|Elbert Hubbard
Some people think it possible to overstock a district with bees; but we do not think it ever has occurred in Great Britain.
If you overstock your garden, it will give you many pangs to see how the plants in it suffer from the effect of crowding.Amateur Gardencraft|Eben E. Rexford
You see there was no overstock of modesty among us, more than there is among most healthy boys.Fernley House|Laura E. Richards
But it is not an overstock, for they have all India as a prey.Following the Equator, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)