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[oh-ver-bahy] /ˌoʊ vərˈbaɪ/

verb (used with object), overbought, overbuying.
to purchase in excessive quantities.
Finance. to buy on margin in excess of one’s ability to provide added security in an emergency, as in a falling market.
verb (used without object), overbought, overbuying.
to buy regardless of one’s needs or financial means.


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