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o·ver·heat

 (ō′vər-hēt′)
v. o·ver·heat·ed, o·ver·heat·ing, o·ver·heats
v.tr.
1. To heat too much.
2. To cause to become excited, agitated, or overstimulated.
v.intr.
To become too hot or very excited.

overheat

(ˌəʊvəˈhiːt)
vb
1. to make or become excessively hot
2. (tr; often passive) to make very agitated, irritated, etc
3. (Economics) (intr) (of an economy) to tend towards inflation, often as a result of excessive growth in demand
4. (Economics) (tr) to cause (an economy) to tend towards inflation
n
the condition of being overheated

o•ver•heat

(ˌoʊ vərˈhit)
v.t.
1. to heat to excess.
2. to excite or agitate.
3. to stimulate
v.i.
4. to become overheated.
(the economy) to excess.
[1350–1400]

overheat


Past participle: overheated
Gerund: overheating

Imperative
overheat
overheat
Present
I overheat
you overheat
he/she/it overheats
we overheat
you overheat
they overheat
Preterite
I overheated
you overheated
he/she/it overheated
we overheated
you overheated
they overheated
Present Continuous
I am overheating
you are overheating
he/she/it is overheating
we are overheating
you are overheating
they are overheating
Present Perfect
I have overheated
you have overheated
he/she/it has overheated
we have overheated
you have overheated
they have overheated
Past Continuous
I was overheating
you were overheating
he/she/it was overheating
we were overheating
you were overheating
they were overheating
Past Perfect
I had overheated
you had overheated
he/she/it had overheated
we had overheated
you had overheated
they had overheated
Future
I will overheat
you will overheat
he/she/it will overheat
we will overheat
you will overheat
they will overheat
Future Perfect
I will have overheated
you will have overheated
he/she/it will have overheated
we will have overheated
you will have overheated
they will have overheated
Future Continuous
I will be overheating
you will be overheating
he/she/it will be overheating
we will be overheating
you will be overheating
they will be overheating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overheating
you have been overheating
he/she/it has been overheating
we have been overheating
you have been overheating
they have been overheating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overheating
you will have been overheating
he/she/it will have been overheating
we will have been overheating
you will have been overheating
they will have been overheating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overheating
you had been overheating
he/she/it had been overheating
we had been overheating
you had been overheating
they had been overheating
Conditional
I would overheat
you would overheat
he/she/it would overheat
we would overheat
you would overheat
they would overheat
Past Conditional
I would have overheated
you would have overheated
he/she/it would have overheated
we would have overheated
you would have overheated
they would have overheated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.overheat - get excessively and undesirably hot; "The car engines overheated"
heat up, hot up, heat - gain heat or get hot; "The room heated up quickly"
2.overheat - make excessively or undesirably hot; "The room was overheated"
heat, heat up - make hot or hotter; "the sun heats the oceans"; "heat the water on the stove"
Translations

overheat

[ˌəʊvəˈhiːt]
A. VT
1. (lit) → recalentar, sobrecalentar
to get overheatedrecalentarse
2. (Econ, fig) → sobrecalentar
B. VIrecalentarse

overheat

[ˌəʊvərˈhiːt] vi
[economy] → être en surchauffe
[engine] → chauffer

overheat

[ˌəʊvəˈhiːt]
1. vi (engine, brakes) → surriscaldarsi
2. vtsurriscaldare
References in classic literature ?
--On the city of the obtrusive, the brazen-faced, the pen-demagogues and tongue-demagogues, the overheated ambitious:--
Any overheated motor may of course "seize" without warning; but so many complaints have reached us of accidents similar to yours while shooting the Aurora that we are inclined to believe with Lavalle that the upper strata of the Aurora Borealis are practically one big electric "leak," and that the paralysis of your engines was due to complete magnetization of all metallic parts.
She was overheated and irritable, and fanned herself energetically for a while.
1542 he became overheated, fell into a fever, and died.
I found more pleasure in contemplating the Old Masters this time than I did when I was in Europe in former years, but still it was a calm pleasure; there was nothing overheated about it.
Casaubon visiting the Grange; and though the room was a little overheated with the fire, which had sent the spaniel panting to a remote corner, Rosamond, for some reason, continued to sit at her embroidery longer than usual, now and then giving herself a little shake, and laying her work on her knee to contemplate it with an air of hesitating weariness.
Such things give a completeness to prosperity, and contribute elements of agreeable consciousness that are not dreamed of by that short-sighted, overheated vindictiveness which goes out its way to wreak itself in direct injury.