overwind

overwind

[oh-ver-wahynd]
verb (used with object), overwound, overwinding.
to wind beyond the proper limit; wind too far: He must have overwound his watch.

Origin:
1675–85; over- + wind2

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overwind (ˌəʊvəˈwaɪnd)
 
vb , -winds, -winding, -wound
(tr) to wind (a watch) beyond the proper limit

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