Definition of 'overspend'
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The increase in overspend since last year is shocking. The Sun (2016)Some fear that the crunch point could come sooner as a third of hospitals are overspending already. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Hospitals are already heading for a 2 billion overspend this year. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Two thirds of hospitals are overspending, the figures show. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Food, drink and merchandise are very pricey on site so to avoid overspending set a budget for each day and stick to it. The Sun (2013)For clubs like us, the budgets have to be managed very carefully but we have still managed to overspend our budget in most seasons. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This will rise to 370 a year under the projected 2 billion overspend. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Hospitals have been overspending for decades with no one to say: 'No. The Sun (2006) Hospitals are overspending on agency doctors by about 3million a week, according to the figures. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is up more than 500 million on last year 's overspend and has been blamed on huge growth in the health service. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'overspend'
British English: overspend VERB
If you overspend, you spend more money than you can afford to.
Don't overspend on your home and expect to get the money back when you sell.
- American English: overspend
- Brazilian Portuguese: gastar demais
- Chinese: 花钱过多
- European Spanish: gastar más de la cuenta
- French: trop dépenser
- German: zu viel ausgeben
- Italian: spendere troppo
- Japanese: 金を使いすぎる
- Korean: 지나치게 돈을 쓰다
- European Portuguese: gastar de mais
- Spanish: gastar más de la cuenta
Definition of overspend from the Collins English Dictionary
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