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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.

overeat

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

o•ver•eat

(ˌoʊ vərˈit)

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

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
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"

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.
Translations

overeat

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

overeat

[ˌəʊvərˈiːt] vitrop manger

overeat

[ˌəʊvərˈiːt] (overate (pt) (overeaten (pp))) vimangiare troppo

overeat

vi. comer con exceso; hartarse.

overeat

vi (pret -ate; pp -eaten) comer en exceso
References in classic literature ?
Michael was too disappointed and grief-stricken over Steward to overeat himself, while Del Mar, accompanied by the manager of the hotel, raised a great row with the porters for violating the feeding instructions.
They will encourage you to not overeat since they will have the right mentality already ingrained.
If close friends encourage you to smoke, overeat or drink too much, find some new friends who have good health habits and also want a healthier you.
Synopsis: "Why We Overeat and How to Stop" by psychotherapist and community education expert Elizabeth Babcock was specifically written for those who struggle to control their weight and can't escape the endless cycle of yo-yo dieting that always seems to leave them worse off than when they started.
Some might think that they are not hungry enough to eat and skip breakfast this can cause them to feel hungrier than they should and overeat at lunch.
Eat a healthy salad or a calorie-less small meal so that you don't overeat while socialising," said Patil.
The food industry's manipulation of our taste buds and our environment enables us to overeat, even when we never have before.
Although this is not the only reason why people overeat, the study provides new evidence that targeting neurons in the mesolimbic dopamine system -- a reward circuit in the brain -- rather than targeting the whole body might be a better way to control overeating and obesity with fewer side effects.
While the need to overeat can affect you at any age, the NHS says many medically-treated cases tend to happen to men and women between the ages of 30 and 40 - and can be a sign of low self-esteem, depression and anxiety.
Seeing just two places day in, day out is enough to make anyone overeat.
Seventy percent of Iranians overeat and 20 percent are obese, Deputy Health Minister Reza Malekzadeh told the public last week.
Although the breakfast skippers were hungrier than the breakfast eaters, they did not overeat at lunch or during other meals or snacks and actually consumed an average of 408 fewer calories in the day.