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
Toss with a bit of olive oil (just enough to coat - don't overdo).
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The simplest way to trim your brows without overdoing it is to start by brushing your hairs upward with a strong setting gel.
Trained counselors know how to navigate that emotional mayhem, how to target support at those most affected by the violence, how to be empathetic without overdoing it.
Scrupulous and perhaps constrained at the thought of overdoing things, Jolie has allowed the enormity of the story to get the best of her, creating a film that is more disturbing than moving.
The HD1s sound crisp on the high end, and have just enough bass to lend a nice punch without overdoing it.
But the vast majority of people, experts say, don't need to worry about overdoing it.
As the broth develops, use a small amount of soy sauce to give it just enough flavor without overdoing it on the sodium.
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First Known Use of overdo
before 12th century
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