excessive exposure, especially of photographic film or a sensitized plate to light rays.
the condition of having been seen, heard, or advertised so frequently or for so long that freshness or appeal is diminished.

Origin of overexposure

First recorded in 1870–75; over- + exposure
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for overexposure

Contemporary Examples of overexposure

Historical Examples of overexposure

  • But when you get down to the water's edge and shoot across the shining river, beware of overexposure.

    If You Don't Write Fiction

    Charles Phelps Cushing

  • The patent-medicine evil cannot be cured by occasional exposure or by overexposure.

    Civics and Health

    William H. Allen