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overcharge

1. an excessive price or charge
2. an excessive load
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A PIOUS Person who had overcharged his paunch with dead bird by way of attesting his gratitude for escaping the many calamities which Heaven had sent upon others, fell asleep at table and dreamed.
And now to this already overcharged heart something else was added.
Those musings of hers are so profound that you fall under the spell of them; on me, at least, she has the effect of a cloud overcharged with electricity.
A much harder heart than George's would have melted at the sight of that sweet face so sadly ravaged by grief and despair, and at the simple tender accents in which she told her little broken-hearted story: but as she did not faint when her mother, trembling, brought Osborne to her; and as she only gave relief to her overcharged grief, by laying her head on her lover's shoulder and there weeping for a while the most tender, copious, and refreshing tears--old Mrs.
If she would go on sulking in that dreadful overcharged silence - why then she must.
The wits would perform the office of introduction with overcharged pomp and politeness, but they could not easily overstep his sense of its gravity.
If fervent prayers, gushing from hearts overcharged with gratitude, be heard in heaven--and if they be not, what prayers are
Sloppy they left behind, relieving his overcharged breast with a paroxysm of mangling.
She stole away to bed as quickly as she could, and when she was alone, gave free vent to the sorrow with which her breast was overcharged.
The Agriculture Department s own data shows that Agriculture and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has overcharged customers by more than $1 billion over the past decade, with excess charges over a typical year amounting to $148 million.
Earlier, CTP retrieved thousands of rupees that were overcharged by the transporters and the amount was returned to 3000 passengers on the spot.
After the installation of connections the receipts were issued for Rs 2200 and this way Rs 3000 to Rs 6000 were overcharged for new connection.