verb (used with object), o·ver·did, o·ver·done, o·ver·do·ing.
verb (used without object), o·ver·did, o·ver·done, o·ver·do·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM overdoo·ver·do·er, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH overdooverdo , overdue
Example sentences from the Web for overdo
In retrospect, I probably overdid the routine a little; some of the flourishes were reminiscent of Restoration comedy.Wall Street Bonuses Tumble, But Bankers Have Nowhere to Go|Aaron Timms|March 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This bounty overdid farming, until, in the middle of the nineties, the cost of living had reached a minimum.The Old World in the New|Edward Alsworth Ross
But we rather overdid the miasma, so it was abolished by mutual consent.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XXII (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
She worked continuously at her singing and undoubtedly overdid herself.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
She was perfect in the last act, but overdid the canaillerie of her farce in earlier passages, or at least Punch thought so.Mr. Punch's History of Modern England Vol. IV of IV.|Charles L. Graves
The conductor assisted at my interview, stimulating and encouraging the man to speak, and overdid it, as I thought.The Passenger from Calais|Arthur Griffiths