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General dictionaries General (22 matching dictionaries)
  1. overcompensate: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. overcompensate: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. overcompensate: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. overcompensate: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. overcompensate: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. overcompensate: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. overcompensate: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. overcompensate: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. overcompensate: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. overcompensate: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. overcompensate: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. overcompensate: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. overcompensate: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. overcompensate: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  15. overcompensate: Rhymezone [home, info]
  16. overcompensate: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  17. overcompensate: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  18. overcompensate: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  19. overcompensate: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  20. overcompensate: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. overcompensate: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. overcompensate: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (overcompensate)

verb:  make excessive corrections for fear of making an error
verb:  make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities

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