Predicate: overpay

Roleset id: overpay.01 , to pay too much, pay in excess, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

overpay.01: OVERPAY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'overpay' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. Comparison with 'pay'. (from overpay.01-v predicate notes) OVERPAYMENT-N NOTES: Relation to pay.01 (from overpayment.01-n)


overpay (v.)
overpayment (n.)commerce_pay


        Arg0-PAG: payer or buyer (vnrole: 68-agent)
        Arg1-VSP: money or attention (vnrole: 68-asset)
        Arg2-GOL: person being paid, destination of attention
        Arg3-PPT: commodity, paid for what (vnrole: 68-theme)

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        But from his vantage point, it is n't that Mr. Paul, a customer of his too, overpaid for the work, a gargantuan painting by an artist who [*T*-1] is not a household word.

        Arg0: Mr. Paul , a customer of his too ,
        Rel: overpaid
        Arg3: for the work, a gargantuan painting by an artist who [*T*-1] is not a household word

Example: with Arg2

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        To the extent [0] we lack manpower [0][*T*-3] to staff menial jobs in hospitals [*T*-2] , for example , we should raise pay , pursue labor-saving technology , or allow more legal immigration , rather than overpay high school graduates as short-term workers and cause resentment among permanent workers paid [*] lesser amounts [*-1] to do the same jobs .

        Arg0: we
        Rel: overpay
        Arg2: high school graduates
        Argm-prd: as short-term workers

Example: Light Verb

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Medicaid made overpayments totalling $699,258 to the providers.

        Arg0: Medicade
        Argm-lvb: made
        Rel: overpayments
        Arg1: totalling $699,258
        Arg2: to the providers