, -·ized·, -·iz·ing
- to capitalize beyond what is warranted by the state of the business, etc.; furnish too much capital for or overestimate the capital value of (a business)
- to set the nominal value of the capital of (a corporation) higher than is lawful or justifiable
transitive verbo·ver·cap·i·tal·ized, o·ver·cap·i·tal·iz·ing, o·ver·cap·i·tal·iz·es
- To cause (a company) to have an excess amount of capital.
- To estimate the value of (property) too highly.
(third-person singular simple present overcapitalizes, present participle overcapitalizing, simple past and past participle overcapitalized)