O·ver·charge v. t.
1. To charge or load too heavily; to burden; to oppress; to cloy.
2. To fill too full; to crowd.
Our language is overcharged with consonants. --Addison.
3. To charge (a buyer) an excessive price; to charge beyond a fair rate or price.
4. To exaggerate; as, to overcharge a description.
Overcharged mine. Mil. See Globe of compression, under Globe.
O·ver·charge, v. i. To make excessive charges.
1. An excessive load or burden.
2. An excessive charge in an account.
n : a price that is too high
v 1: rip off; ask an unreasonable price [syn: soak, surcharge,
gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook]
2: place too much a load on; "don't overload the car" [syn: overload,