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overdraw

Verb

1 draw more money from than is available; "She overdrew her account"
2 to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth; "tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery" [syn: overstate, exaggerate, hyperbolize, hyerbolise, magnify, amplify] [ant: understate] [also: overdrew, overdrawn]

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English

Verb

  1. To withdraw more money from an account than there is credit; to make an overdraft

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