Definition of overdevelopment in US English:



  • See overdevelop

    • ‘And, coming late to the development game, its 150 miles of beautiful coastline are still largely unexploited - a big asset in a market that is starting to kick against mindless overdevelopment.’
    • ‘They refused it before because it was an increase of 70 per cent and they said it was an overdevelopment.’
    • ‘They were also worried that it might be overdevelopment in terms of waste-disposal, but they came around in the end.’
    • ‘We believe this is a bad scheme and gross overdevelopment.’
    • ‘The development cannot be considered an overdevelopment of the site.’