verb (used with object)
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Example sentences from the Web for overstock
The absorbing issues before the convention were the Texas fever and the overstocking of the range.Roosevelt in the Bad Lands|H. Hagedorn.
In Derby and Nottingham apparent understocking becomes the exception and overstocking the rule.Domesday Book and Beyond|Frederic William Maitland
The overstocking of the labor market has become a menace to many trade-unions, especially those of the lesser skilled workers.Races and Immigrants in America|John R. Commons
A failure may be experienced by sudden rash speculation overstocking the markets there, and raising the prices against ourselves.Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa|David Livingstone
This will not only head off the dry-farmers from overstocking what little range is left—it'll make a dead-line for sheep, too.The Flying U's Last Stand|B. M. Bower