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Definition of "overdone" []

  • Past participle of overdo. (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "overdone" in a sentence
  • "Cursing doesn't always bother me, unless it feels overdone or unnecessary..overdone applied in this case, for me."
  • "No one cares about this film, and it will still bomb despite no direct competition. saydave from the very start of production of this movie, it sounded very ..... overdone is the word"
  • "To me, it implies that the aspect of the book perceived as overdone is a product of the Zone rather than the Crucible, that the author couldn't possibly have intended that aspect to have been overwhelming, ramped-up to the max, as a thematic necessity of the story they're trying to tell, as a conscious decision."