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Definition of "overacting" []

  • Present participle of overact. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "overacting" in a sentence
  • "He should have just acted it in his own way and not so over the top … I think the overacting is annoying."
  • "And when I say campy, I mean campy: gold-trimed uniforms, Cylon butt-capes, overacting from the whole cast, the cute kid and his furry robot (who tag along on dangerous missions for no apparent reason), and the supposedly super-intelligent yet motive-free robot villains whose only battle tactic is to strafe everything with fighters."
  • "This might work if the clues were meaningful, or at the very least interesting, but they're not, resulting in overacting by the two leads and raising more questions than the film answers."