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o·ver·wind

 (ō′vər-wīnd′)
tr.v. o·ver·wound (-wound′), o·ver·wind·ing, o·ver·winds
To wind too tightly: overwound the watch and broke the spring.

overwind

(ˌəʊvəˈwaɪnd)
vb, -winds, -winding or -wound
(tr) to wind (a watch) beyond the proper limit

overwind


Past participle: overwound
Gerund: overwinding

Imperative
overwind
overwind
Present
I overwind
you overwind
he/she/it overwinds
we overwind
you overwind
they overwind
Preterite
I overwound
you overwound
he/she/it overwound
we overwound
you overwound
they overwound
Present Continuous
I am overwinding
you are overwinding
he/she/it is overwinding
we are overwinding
you are overwinding
they are overwinding
Present Perfect
I have overwound
you have overwound
he/she/it has overwound
we have overwound
you have overwound
they have overwound
Past Continuous
I was overwinding
you were overwinding
he/she/it was overwinding
we were overwinding
you were overwinding
they were overwinding
Past Perfect
I had overwound
you had overwound
he/she/it had overwound
we had overwound
you had overwound
they had overwound
Future
I will overwind
you will overwind
he/she/it will overwind
we will overwind
you will overwind
they will overwind
Future Perfect
I will have overwound
you will have overwound
he/she/it will have overwound
we will have overwound
you will have overwound
they will have overwound
Future Continuous
I will be overwinding
you will be overwinding
he/she/it will be overwinding
we will be overwinding
you will be overwinding
they will be overwinding
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overwinding
you have been overwinding
he/she/it has been overwinding
we have been overwinding
you have been overwinding
they have been overwinding
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overwinding
you will have been overwinding
he/she/it will have been overwinding
we will have been overwinding
you will have been overwinding
they will have been overwinding
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overwinding
you had been overwinding
he/she/it had been overwinding
we had been overwinding
you had been overwinding
they had been overwinding
Conditional
I would overwind
you would overwind
he/she/it would overwind
we would overwind
you would overwind
they would overwind
Past Conditional
I would have overwound
you would have overwound
he/she/it would have overwound
we would have overwound
you would have overwound
they would have overwound
Translations

overwind

[ˌəʊvəˈwaɪnd] (overwound (pt, pp)) VT [+ watch] → dar demasiada cuerda a
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Among the topics are winding rope life and safety on incline winders, designing overwind arresting systems, hoisting by float chamber, minimizing coincident peaking in a multi-hoist mine system, an emergency braking system for use with steel mine shaft guides, improving the safety and efficiency of mine hoisting, the role of simulation in ground handling optimization at the Grasberg Block Cave Mine, and radial pressure damage analysis of wire ropes operating on multi-layer drum winders.
Top Tip: Be very careful that you don't overwind the plasterboard fixing as it could damage and break away the board.
Top tip: Don't overwind as it will break and the plasterboard will not hold the weight.