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overswing

[oh-ver-swing] /ˌoʊ vərˈswɪŋ/
verb (used without object), overswung, overswinging. Baseball, Golf.
1.
to swing too hard, hoping to apply more power.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; over- + swing1
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