Example sentences for: overpaid

How can you use “overpaid” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Critics resumed grumbling that CEOs are overpaid.

  • , who called us "overpaid," needs to be set straight.

  • When the Republican nominee portrays Gore as an arrogant Washington politician who won't give back the tax money you overpaid the government, Gore can remind voters that he defended "fiscal responsibility" against Bradley's reckless spending as well as the GOP's reckless tax cuts.

  • I can't speak about the CBO study, but I've seen the one from RAND, and its conclusions are more complicated than he suggests--that junior enlisted servicemen are overpaid compared to their civilian counterparts, senior enlisted are slightly underpaid, junior officers moderately underpaid, and senior officers seriously underpaid.

  • The New York Times saves its top right for the first-ever comprehensive Medicare audit, which reveals that "the government overpaid hospitals, doctors and other health care providers last year by $23 billion, or 14 percent of all the money spent in the standard Medicare program."


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