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 rumor mill has also been working overtime since the announcement.
Minnesota scored the first six points of overtime and then extended the lead to 119-112 on Jeff Teague’s stepback three-pointer with 1:47 remaining.
Houston’s Alberth Elis finally broke through in the 94th minute, four minutes into the initial half of overtime, after Vicente Sanchez rolled through the left side of Sporting KC’s back line.
However, neither team was able to go ahead, forcing the third overtime game of the year for the Rams and the first for Bethel.
And Judge Weinstein noted that officers were paid at least 22 hours of overtime for the arrests of Mr. Cordero and the other man outside the bodega.
Higdon ran 25 yards for a touchdown on the first play of overtime for No.
Arizona, from a talent standpoint, had no business hanging with the Huskies, who were pretty fortunate to sneak away with an overtime win then.
The Cardinals needed overtime to just squeak past the Colts 16-13, while Carson Palmer, 37, has completed just 54.8% of his passes and thrown four interceptions this year.
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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
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