Definition of overbuy in English:

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overbuy

Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈbʌɪ/

verb (past and past participle overbought)

[with object]
Buy more of (something) than one needs: the tendency to overbuy software
More example sentences
  • The bond markets are oversold and equities are still overbought, despite the consolidation we've had.
  • Markets rarely become as oversold as they are overbought, even commodity markets.
  • The odds of that happening are good especially since the stock is so overbought.

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