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overbrake

[oh-ver-breyk] /ˌoʊ vərˈbreɪk/
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.
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Examples for overbrake
  • Make sure your automobile is properly serviced, and don't overaccelerate or overbrake.
  • Drivers who adjust their driving to road conditions do not overaccelerate and do not have to overbrake or oversteer.

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