This trouble and delay may overbalance the supposed advantages.
"A Book for All Readers" by Ainsworth Rand Spofford
Our duties may overbalance our rights.
"Ancient Law" by Sir Henry James Sumner Maine
Even the prospect of seeing Joe may not overbalance that.
"The Moving Picture Boys on the Coast" by Victor Appleton
The reproductive instinct, unchecked, will overbalance group survival in the end.
"This Crowded Earth" by Robert Bloch
The yearly increase in population would more than overbalance the number transplanted.
"The Future of the American Negro" by Booker T. Washington
Frequently these costs, measured in terms of misery, are so great as to overbalance the advantages gained through the experiment.
"The Next Step" by Scott Nearing
He was slipping forward again; he would soon overbalance.
"Murder Point" by Coningsby Dawson
A snake that "darts" when it has nothing secure to hold on by, only overbalances itself.
"Lords of the Housetops" by Various
That in the present mood I am in overbalances everything that can be laid in the scale against it.
"Robert Burns" by Gabriel Setoun
Three sessions with a good record might overbalance the loss in public confidence this would incur.
"A Mixture of Genius" by Arnold Castle