Definition of "overheating" []

  • Heating (something) excessively (noun)
  • The process of tending (an economy) towards inflation, often as a result of excessive growth in demand (noun)
  • Present participle of overheat. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "overheating" in a sentence
  • "Our firm has been researching a potential class action case against Dell, Inc. regarding an alleged defect resulting in overheating of laptop computers during normal use."
  • "Tokyo stocks fell for the first time in six trading days Thursday as investors moved to lock in gains amid a short-term overheating of the market."
  • "In terms of the realities of the nature of the capitalist economy, whenever the bourgeois economists talk about overheating it's a code word for a distasteful, dangerous, if not catastrophic development."