verb (used with object), overcommitted, overcommitting.
to commit more than is feasible, desirable, or necessary.

1950–55; over- + commit

overcommitment, noun
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overcommit (ˌəʊvəkəˈmɪt)
vb , -mits, -mitting, -mitted
(tr) to promise, undertake, or allocate more than the available resources justify

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