transitive verb-·spent′, -·spend′ing
- Rare to use till worn out; exhaust
- to spend more than
to spend more than one can afford
verbo·ver·spent, o·ver·spend·ing, o·ver·spends
To spend more than is prudent or necessary.
- To spend in excess of: overspend one's income.
- To tire out; exhaust: was overspent with toil.
(third-person singular simple present overspends, present participle overspending, simple past and past participle overspent)
- the amount by which someone or something is overspent