verb (used with or without object), un·der·did, un·der·done, un·der·do·ing.
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A young fellow should be ambitious to shine in everything; and, of the two, rather overdo than underdo.A Letter Book|George Saintsbury
It is distinctly unhealthful either to overdo or to underdo work, play, rest, or sleep.How to Live|Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk
The English overdo or underdo everything, and are either drunk or in despair.Winterslow|William Hazlitt
A young fellow should be ambitious to shine in everything—and, of the two, always rather overdo than underdo.The PG Edition of Chesterfield's Letters to His Son|The Earl of Chesterfield