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o·ver·eat

 (ō′vər-ēt′)
intr.v. o·ver·ate (-āt′), o·ver·eat·en (-ēt′n), o·ver·eat·ing, o·ver·eats
To eat to excess, especially when habitual.

o′ver·eat′er n.
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overeat

(əʊvərˈiːt)
vb (intr) , -eats, -eating, -ate or -eaten
to consume too much food
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o•ver•eat

(ˌoʊ vərˈit)

v.i. -ate, -eat•en, -eat•ing.
to eat too much.
[1515–25]
o`ver•eat′er, n.
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overeat


Past participle: overeaten
Gerund: overeating

Imperative
overeat
overeat
Present
I overeat
you overeat
he/she/it overeats
we overeat
you overeat
they overeat
Preterite
I overate
you overate
he/she/it overate
we overate
you overate
they overate
Present Continuous
I am overeating
you are overeating
he/she/it is overeating
we are overeating
you are overeating
they are overeating
Present Perfect
I have overeaten
you have overeaten
he/she/it has overeaten
we have overeaten
you have overeaten
they have overeaten
Past Continuous
I was overeating
you were overeating
he/she/it was overeating
we were overeating
you were overeating
they were overeating
Past Perfect
I had overeaten
you had overeaten
he/she/it had overeaten
we had overeaten
you had overeaten
they had overeaten
Future
I will overeat
you will overeat
he/she/it will overeat
we will overeat
you will overeat
they will overeat
Future Perfect
I will have overeaten
you will have overeaten
he/she/it will have overeaten
we will have overeaten
you will have overeaten
they will have overeaten
Future Continuous
I will be overeating
you will be overeating
he/she/it will be overeating
we will be overeating
you will be overeating
they will be overeating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overeating
you have been overeating
he/she/it has been overeating
we have been overeating
you have been overeating
they have been overeating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overeating
you will have been overeating
he/she/it will have been overeating
we will have been overeating
you will have been overeating
they will have been overeating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overeating
you had been overeating
he/she/it had been overeating
we had been overeating
you had been overeating
they had been overeating
Conditional
I would overeat
you would overeat
he/she/it would overeat
we would overeat
you would overeat
they would overeat
Past Conditional
I would have overeaten
you would have overeaten
he/she/it would have overeaten
we would have overeaten
you would have overeaten
they would have overeaten
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.overeat - overeat or eat immodestlyovereat - overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself; "She stuffed herself at the dinner"; "The kids binged on ice cream"
eat - eat a meal; take a meal; "We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls"; "I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation"
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overeat

verb gorge, binge (informal), drink or eat too much, guzzle, overdo it, pack away (slang), pig out (slang), overindulge, stuff yourself, eat like a horse (informal), have a binge (informal), make a pig of yourself (informal), pig away (slang), gormandize, be immoderate or intemperate Many women tend to overeat when depressed.
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Translations

overeat

[ˌəʊvərˈiːt] (overate (pt) (overeaten (pp))) [ˈəʊvərˈiːtn] VIcomer en exceso
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overeat

[ˌəʊvərˈiːt] vitrop manger
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overeat

[ˌəʊvərˈiːt] (overate (pt) (overeaten (pp))) vimangiare troppo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

overeat

vi. comer con exceso; hartarse.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

overeat

vi (pret -ate; pp -eaten) comer en exceso
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