overdraw definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to attract against (a bank account) in excess of credit.
    • To pull-back too much: overdraw a bow.
    • To ruin the consequence of by exaggeration in telling or describing.
    • To exaggerate; to overdo.
    • to create drafts upon or against, more than the correct quantity or limit; to-draw above the balance in a single's account.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • In order to make an overdraft.
  • verb:
    • To withdraw more money from a free account than there's credit; to make an overdraft
    • to expand beyond bounds and/or truth
    • draw more cash from than is available
  • noun:
    • Commonly explained in photos technical terms as process wherein through the rendering of a scene, a pixel at a given X,Y place in the final picture is changed by one which is closer to the view point compared to the present pixel as based on their corresponding Z values.
    • A value determining/describing “Overdraw” or “Overdraw factor” is commonly the number of times each pixel would have been overwritten in the course of rendering averaged over a given frame or series of frames.
    • An excessive draft or drain; an undue or tiring need.
    • Same as overdraw-check.
  • others:
    • To draw or strain too much.
    • to attract on for a bigger amount than is born, or even for a sum beyond one's credit: since, to overdraw one's account with a bank.
    • To exaggerate in representation, either in writing, in speech, or perhaps in an image: as, the tale of stress is overdrawn.
    • To make an overdraft.

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