Definition of overhouse in English:

overhouse

verb

  • with object To provide with housing in excess of an occupant's requirements or means. Chiefly refl. and in pass.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Thackeray (1811–1863), novelist. From over- + house.

Pronunciation

overhouse

/ˌəʊvəˈhaʊz/