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overcapitalize
American English: /ˌoʊvərˈkæpədlˌaɪz/
British English: /əʊvəˈkapɪt(ə)lʌɪz/

Translation of overcapitalize in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • sobrecapitalizar
    capitalizar en exceso
    Example sentences
    • Unfortunately, it is only in the rear-view mirror you can see they were overcapitalised.
    • I believe that my success has been with my multidisciplinary approach to business and not overcapitalizing in a swiftly changing market.
    • The only wise thing to have done was to allow the liquidation of hundreds of overcapitalized businesses to occur.

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