overbook definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To just take bookings for (an airline journey, as an example) beyond the capability for accommodation.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To just take bookings beyond the capability for accommodation: a restaurant that frequently overbooks for supper.
  • verb:
    • to offer or guarantee more seats for for a conference than in fact occur.

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