Main meanings of overamped in English

: overamped1overamped2

overamped1

Pronunciation /ˌəʊvərˈam(p)t/

adjective

  • Intoxicated with amphetamines; highly excited.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in The Washington Post. From over- + amped.

Main meanings of overamped in English

: overamped1overamped2

overamped2

Pronunciation /ˌəʊvərˈam(p)t/

adjective

  • Amplified too much; especially (of an electric musical instrument) overly loud, amplified to the point of distortion.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in Back Stage. From over- + amped.