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overfulfil

Line breaks: over|ful¦fil
Pronunciation: /əʊvəfʊlˈfɪl
 
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(US overfulfill)

Definition of overfulfil in English:

verb (overfulfils, overfulfilling, overfulfilled)

[with object]
Fulfil (a contract or quota) earlier or in greater quantity than required: he overfulfilled the quota by forty per cent
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

overfulfilment

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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.

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