Free Translator Free Translator
Translators Dictionaries Courses Other
Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Overcompensate   Listen
Overcompensate

verb
1.
Make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities.  Synonyms: compensate, cover.
2.
Make excessive corrections for fear of making an error.  Synonym: over-correct.






WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |





Words linked to "Overcompensate" :   underwrite, insure, even off, right, correct, make up, even out, even up, counterbalance, overcompensation, redress



Copyright © 2021 Free-Translator.com