overswing

[ oh-ver-swing ]
/ ˌoʊ vərˈswɪŋ /

verb (used without object), o·ver·swung, o·ver·swing·ing.Baseball, Golf.

to swing too hard, hoping to apply more power.

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Origin of overswing

First recorded in 1920–25; over- + swing1
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