Examples of overdo in a Sentence
You should exercise every day, but don't overdo it.
The acting in that play was badly overdone.
Don't overdo the salt in this recipe.
The cook overdid the hamburgers.
Recent Examples of overdo from the Web
Luxury Meets New Colors Many homeowners want decorative bling but don't want to overdo it.
But bulletproof pulpits may overdoing it, some say.
This is a classy addition to the helmet that doesn’t overdo it like many college uniforms and helmets of today.
While spirits may flow freely during the holidays, don’t overdo.
Most effective is the sound design (Emma Wilk), but the dialect coach (Stephen Gabis) may have overdone the authenticity for American audiences.
So go ahead and enjoy a glass or two of wine with dinner — just don’t overdo it.
Ditch: The juiced balls Even Ocean Spray thinks MLB is overdoing it with the juice.
Original Price: $395 It’s not holiday season just yet, but this is the perfect top for looking festive without overdoing it.
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First Known Use of overdo
before 12th century
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