overbrake

[oh-ver-breyk]
verb (used with object), overbraked, overbraking.
1.
to brake (a wheel, vehicle, etc.) excessively.
verb (used without object), overbraked, overbraking.
2.
to apply an excessive amount of braking power.

Origin:
over- + brake1

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Make sure your automobile is properly serviced, and don't overaccelerate or overbrake.
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