oversupply


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o·ver·sup·ply

 (ō′vər-sə-plī′)
n. pl. o·ver·sup·plies
A supply in excess of what is appropriate or required.
tr.v. (ō′vər-sə-plī′) o·ver·sup·plied, o·ver·sup·ply·ing, o·ver·sup·plies
To supply in excess of what is appropriate or required: oversupplied the troops with blankets; oversupplied blankets to the troops.

oversupply

(ˈəʊvəˌsəplaɪ)
n
the supply of too much or too many
vb, -plies, -plying or -plied
(tr) to supply too much (material, etc) or too many (goods, people, etc)

o•ver•sup•ply

(
n. ˌoʊvɚsəplˈaɪ,
v. )


n., pl. -plies,
v. -plied, -ply•ing.
n.
1. a supply in excess of need.
v.t.
2. to supply in excess of need.
[1830–35]

oversupply


Past participle: oversupplied
Gerund: oversupplying

Imperative
oversupply
oversupply
Present
I oversupply
you oversupply
he/she/it oversupplies
we oversupply
you oversupply
they oversupply
Preterite
I oversupplied
you oversupplied
he/she/it oversupplied
we oversupplied
you oversupplied
they oversupplied
Present Continuous
I am oversupplying
you are oversupplying
he/she/it is oversupplying
we are oversupplying
you are oversupplying
they are oversupplying
Present Perfect
I have oversupplied
you have oversupplied
he/she/it has oversupplied
we have oversupplied
you have oversupplied
they have oversupplied
Past Continuous
I was oversupplying
you were oversupplying
he/she/it was oversupplying
we were oversupplying
you were oversupplying
they were oversupplying
Past Perfect
I had oversupplied
you had oversupplied
he/she/it had oversupplied
we had oversupplied
you had oversupplied
they had oversupplied
Future
I will oversupply
you will oversupply
he/she/it will oversupply
we will oversupply
you will oversupply
they will oversupply
Future Perfect
I will have oversupplied
you will have oversupplied
he/she/it will have oversupplied
we will have oversupplied
you will have oversupplied
they will have oversupplied
Future Continuous
I will be oversupplying
you will be oversupplying
he/she/it will be oversupplying
we will be oversupplying
you will be oversupplying
they will be oversupplying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been oversupplying
you have been oversupplying
he/she/it has been oversupplying
we have been oversupplying
you have been oversupplying
they have been oversupplying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been oversupplying
you will have been oversupplying
he/she/it will have been oversupplying
we will have been oversupplying
you will have been oversupplying
they will have been oversupplying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been oversupplying
you had been oversupplying
he/she/it had been oversupplying
we had been oversupplying
you had been oversupplying
they had been oversupplying
Conditional
I would oversupply
you would oversupply
he/she/it would oversupply
we would oversupply
you would oversupply
they would oversupply
Past Conditional
I would have oversupplied
you would have oversupplied
he/she/it would have oversupplied
we would have oversupplied
you would have oversupplied
they would have oversupplied
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oversupply - the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall
overmuch, overmuchness, superabundance, overabundance - a quantity that is more than what is appropriate; "four-year-olds have an overabundance of energy"; "we received an inundation of email"
Verb1.oversupply - supply with an excess of; "flood the market with tennis shoes"; "Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient"
furnish, provide, supply, render - give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"

oversupply

noun
An amount or quantity beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate:
Translations

oversupply

[ˌəʊvəsəˈplaɪ] VTproveer en exceso (with de) we are oversupplied with carstenemos exceso de coches
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