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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVERDRAWN

I have overdrawn my account with Williams, and I'll lose my place if it is not paid.

We have been living on our capital, nay, on our credit, and have long since overdrawn our account.

To some it may seem that the scenes in this book are overdrawn.

Surely the child must be a genius, she made the things so real and not overdrawn.

I ask if this is not a pretty fair and not overdrawn statement of the case?

That this picture is not overdrawn, every experienced physician will bear witness.

No I would not, because I didn't know whether my account was overdrawn or not.

It was the note from Gourlay's banker, warning him that his account was overdrawn.

If you will patiently examine the argument, you will see that I have not overdrawn the picture.

"Then I am afraid Miss Jessamy's picture is not so overdrawn," groaned the lawyer.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "to draw across;" 1734 in the banking sense, from over- + draw (v.). Related: Overdrawn; overdrawing.

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