- to burden; oppress; weigh down
transitive verbo·ver·weighed, o·ver·weigh·ing, o·ver·weighs
- To have more weight than.
- To weigh down excessively; overburden or oppress.
(third-person singular simple present overweighs, present participle overweighing, simple past and past participle overweighed)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Websterâ€™s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
over- +â€Ž weigh