Usage examples for overspent

  1. “ " Your Majesty is overspent with the hard hunting yesterday. ” – The Sleeping Beauty by C. S. Evans
  2. In short your patrimony is not merely exhausted but overspent – A Victor of Salamis by William Stearns Davis
  3. His attitude had the unconsidered and violent prostration of an overspent dog. ” – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  4. When that happens, however, no action by Parliament is required; but if the total amount of a vote has been overspent the excess is entirely unauthorised, and must be covered by a deficiency appropriation, which Parliament grants upon the reports of the Comptroller and Auditor General and the Committee on Accounts of the House of Commons. ” – The Government of England (Vol. I) by A. Lawrence Lowell