Definition of overfulfill in English:

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overfulfill

Pronunciation: /ˌōvərˌfo͝olˈfil/
(British overfulfil)

verb (overfulfills, overfulfilling, overfulfilled)

[with object]
Fulfill (a contract or quota) earlier or in greater quantity than required: he overfulfilled the quota by forty percent
More example sentences
  • The object was to show how a certain sector of the economy fulfilled or overfulfilled its plan, despite wreckers, saboteurs, pessimists, and other perils.

Derivatives

overfulfillment

noun
Example sentences
  • Data show that this year, the Government will register another overfulfilment of the budget revenues, which means that taxes can be lowered.
  • Behind Winston's back, the voice from the telescreen was still babbling away about pig-iron and the overfulfilment of the Ninth Three-Year Plan.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: o·ver·ful·fill

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