Definition of oversleep verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

oversleep

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈslip//
 
[intransitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they oversleep
 
he / she / it oversleeps
 
past simple overslept
 
-ing form oversleeping
 
 
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to sleep longer than you intended I overslept and missed the bus.
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