simple past tense of overeat.
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verb (used without object), overate, overeaten, overeating.
to eat too much: If you overeat, you're bound to get fat.
verb (used with object), overate, overeaten, overeating.
to eat more than is good for (oneself): The food was so tasty we overate ourselves.

1515–25; over- + eat

overeater, noun
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overeat (əʊvərˈiːt)
vb , -eats, -eating, -ate, -eaten
to consume too much food

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Word Origin & History

"to eat too much," 1599, from over + eat.
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overeat o·ver·eat (ō'vər-ēt')
v. o·ver·ate (-āt'), o·ver·eat·en (-ēt'n), o·ver·eat·ing, o·ver·eats
To eat to excess, especially habitually.

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Example sentences
The researchers found that rats that overate had altered brain chemistry.
He ate slowly and never overate, often missing a meal and saving a piece of pumpernickel bread for later.
According to the appellant, he overate secondary to his depression, and he noted that he did not exercise.
Down in their hearts they know they will be cured, if they follows instructions and co overate with ux.
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