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American English: /ˌoʊvərsəbˈskraɪbd/
British English: /əʊvəsəbˈskrʌɪbd/


  • the trip to London is already oversubscribed
    el viaje a Londres ya está sobrevendido
    ya hay demasiada gente anotada para el viaje a Londres
    the issue was oversubscribed
    la demanda de acciones superó a la oferta
    the offer was 10 times oversubscribed
    la demanda de títulos fue 10 veces superior a la oferta
    Example sentences
    • The share sale was hugely oversubscribed and at one point the shares were 27% higher than the issue price of 850 rupees.
    • When Medco Energi Internasional of Indonesia put $150 million in bonds up for sale in May, the offer was eight times oversubscribed.
    • Because oversubscribed issues are subject to quantity rationing, uninformed investors may find that they are eventually allocated more overpriced issues.

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