Examples of overtime in a Sentence
I worked two hours of overtime last week.
He was doing a lot of overtime to save for his vacation.
How much did you earn last month in overtime?
The game went into overtime.
They lost the game in overtime.
Recent Examples of overtime from the Web
The Tompkins boys and girls soccer teams fought through tense overtime periods in their regional quarterfinal matchups against Cy-Fair ISD teams, with Region III-6A tournament spots on the line.
There was no buzzer-beating trey, no crunch-time dagger, no overtime Hail Mary.
Rosa battled through traffic in front of the goal, picked up a loose ball and scored with 30.1 seconds remaining in the first overtime period to give No.
Toronto is looking for the four-game season sweep of the Pistons, though the Raptors needed overtime to win the last meeting, back on March 7.
The Giants, who lost in overtime to state champion Warren Central in the regional semifinal, figure to return starters Dawand Jones and Jalen Windham as top players.
The Flyers blew leads in three of their four losses to the Penguins, including the two 5-4 overtime defeats in Pittsburgh.
Pierce shot 15 of 21 for 36 points but fouled out in the second overtime.
This not-so-small government added up: Pruitt’s ambitious domestic and international travel led to rapidly escalating costs, with the security detail racking up so much overtime that many hit annual salary caps of about $160,000.
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First Known Use of overtime
OVERTIME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of overtime for English Language Learners
: time spent working at your job that is in addition to your normal working hours
: the money paid for work that is done in addition to your normal working hours
: extra time added to a game when the score is tied at the end of the normal playing time
OVERTIME Defined for Kids
Definition of overtime for Students
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