Simple Definition of overripe
: grown or aged past the point of ripeness and beginning to decay : too ripe
: not new or young
: not fresh or original
Examples of overripe in a sentence
<an overripe artist whose abstract paintings are no longer considered fresh or significant>
First Known Use of overripe
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Definition of overripe for Students
: passed beyond ripeness toward decay <overripe fruit>
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