Definition of overmark in English:

overmark

verb

  • 1with object To make a mark over or on the surface of; to superimpose a mark on.

  • 2with object To give particular or excessive emphasis to; (Linguistics) to make excessively marked.

  • 3with object To award too many marks to (a candidate in an examination, competition, etc.).

Origin

Mid 16th century (in an earlier sense). From over- + mark.

Pronunciation

overmark

/ˌəʊvəˈmɑːk/