Definition of overlate in English:

overlate

adjective

  • Excessively late; too late.

adverb

  • At too late a time; at or till an excessively late hour.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Arthur Golding (d. 1606), translator. From over- + late<br>late Middle English; earliest use found in Robert Mannyng (d. c1338), poet and historian. From over- + late.

Pronunciation

overlate

/ˌəʊvəˈleɪt/