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o·ver·sub·scribe

 (ō′vər-səb-skrīb′)
tr.v. o·ver·sub·scribed, o·ver·sub·scrib·ing, o·ver·sub·scribes
To subscribe for (something) in excess of available supply: The opera season was oversubscribed.

o′ver·sub·scrip′tion (-skrĭp′shən) n.

oversubscribe

(ˌəʊvəsəbˈskraɪb)
vb
(Commerce) (tr; often passive) to subscribe or apply for in excess of available supply
ˌoversubˈscription n

o•ver•sub•scribe

(ˌoʊ vər səbˈskraɪb)

v.t. -scribed, -scrib•ing.
to subscribe for more of than is available, expected, or required.
[1890–95]
o`ver•sub•scrip′tion (-ˈskrɪp ʃən) n.

oversubscribe


Past participle: oversubscribed
Gerund: oversubscribing

Imperative
oversubscribe
oversubscribe
Present
I oversubscribe
you oversubscribe
he/she/it oversubscribes
we oversubscribe
you oversubscribe
they oversubscribe
Preterite
I oversubscribed
you oversubscribed
he/she/it oversubscribed
we oversubscribed
you oversubscribed
they oversubscribed
Present Continuous
I am oversubscribing
you are oversubscribing
he/she/it is oversubscribing
we are oversubscribing
you are oversubscribing
they are oversubscribing
Present Perfect
I have oversubscribed
you have oversubscribed
he/she/it has oversubscribed
we have oversubscribed
you have oversubscribed
they have oversubscribed
Past Continuous
I was oversubscribing
you were oversubscribing
he/she/it was oversubscribing
we were oversubscribing
you were oversubscribing
they were oversubscribing
Past Perfect
I had oversubscribed
you had oversubscribed
he/she/it had oversubscribed
we had oversubscribed
you had oversubscribed
they had oversubscribed
Future
I will oversubscribe
you will oversubscribe
he/she/it will oversubscribe
we will oversubscribe
you will oversubscribe
they will oversubscribe
Future Perfect
I will have oversubscribed
you will have oversubscribed
he/she/it will have oversubscribed
we will have oversubscribed
you will have oversubscribed
they will have oversubscribed
Future Continuous
I will be oversubscribing
you will be oversubscribing
he/she/it will be oversubscribing
we will be oversubscribing
you will be oversubscribing
they will be oversubscribing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been oversubscribing
you have been oversubscribing
he/she/it has been oversubscribing
we have been oversubscribing
you have been oversubscribing
they have been oversubscribing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been oversubscribing
you will have been oversubscribing
he/she/it will have been oversubscribing
we will have been oversubscribing
you will have been oversubscribing
they will have been oversubscribing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been oversubscribing
you had been oversubscribing
he/she/it had been oversubscribing
we had been oversubscribing
you had been oversubscribing
they had been oversubscribing
Conditional
I would oversubscribe
you would oversubscribe
he/she/it would oversubscribe
we would oversubscribe
you would oversubscribe
they would oversubscribe
Past Conditional
I would have oversubscribed
you would have oversubscribed
he/she/it would have oversubscribed
we would have oversubscribed
you would have oversubscribed
they would have oversubscribed
References in periodicals archive ?
In addition to the shares offered in the primary subscription, the Fund will offer a 100% over-allotment to oversubscribing stockholders.
Rights holders who oversubscribed for less than the amount they are entitled to will receive the number of shares they oversubscribed for, and the balance will be allocated to other oversubscribing rights holders, resulting in an increase in the percentage for those rights holders.
Rights holders who oversubscribed for less than that amount will receive the number of shares they oversubscribed for, and the balance will be allocated to other oversubscribing rights holders.
Oversubscribing shareholders will receive the lesser of the total number of shares they oversubscribed for or .