verb (used with object)
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Example sentences from the Web for overweight
Overweighted with debt, he seemed to be sinking ever deeper and deeper in financial difficulties.Charles Bradlaugh: a Record of His Life and Work, Volume I (of 2)|Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner and J. M. (John Mackinnon) Robertson
Few composers have been so overweighted with poverty or so gifted with loneliness as Franz Schubert.The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2|Rupert Hughes
Some employees of the town Highway Department were trying to knock the ice off the trees, so as to save the overweighted branches.The Corner House Girls at School|Grace Brooks Hill
He is all too conscious a “maker” and must pay for his originality by what in the end is really painful and overweighted work.Robert Louis Stevenson|Alexander H. Japp
Our race is overweighted, and appears likely to be dragged into degeneracy by demands that exceed its powers.
British Dictionary definitions for overweight
- having a higher proportion of one's investments in a particular sector of the market than the size of that sector relative to the total market would suggest: portfolio managers are currently overweight in bonds
- (of a fund etc) invested disproportionately in this way