[oh-ver-mach] /ˌoʊ vərˈmætʃ/
verb (used with object)
to be more than a match for; surpass; defeat:
an assignment that clearly overmatched his abilities; an able task force that overmatched the enemy fleet.
to match (a competitor) against another of superior strength, ability, or the like.
verb (transitive) (ˌəʊvəˈmætʃ)
to be more than a match for
to match with a superior opponent
a person superior in ability
a match in which one contestant is superior
mid-14c., “be more than a match for,” from over- + match (v.). Related: Overmatched; overmatching.
[oh-ver-mat-er] /ˈoʊ vərˌmæt ər/ noun, Printing. 1. (def 6). /ˈəʊvəˌmætə/ noun 1. (printing) type that has been set but cannot be used for printing owing to lack of space Also called overset
[muh-too r, -tyoo r, -choo r, -chur] /məˈtʊər, -ˈtyʊər, -ˈtʃʊər, -ˈtʃɜr/ adjective, maturer, maturest. 1. complete in natural growth or development, as plant and animal forms: a mature rose bush. 2. ripe, as fruit, or fully aged, as cheese or wine. 3. fully developed in body or mind, as a person: She was a mature […]
[oh-ver-mezh-er] /ˈoʊ vərˌmɛʒ ər/ noun 1. an excessive or surplus or amount: an overmeasure of exuberance.
[med-i-keyt] /ˈmɛd ɪˌkeɪt/ verb (used with object), medicated, medicating. 1. to treat with or medicaments. 2. to impregnate with a : medicated cough drops; a medicated bandage. /ˈmɛdɪˌkeɪt/ verb (transitive) 1. to cover or impregnate (a wound, etc) with an ointment, cream, etc 2. to treat (a patient) with a medicine 3. to add a […]