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Definition of overdo:

  1. To do or perform too much; to excel; to fatigue with too much labour; to boil, bake, or roast too much.
  2. To labour too hard.
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This graph shows how "overdo" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for overdo:

  1. This refined conversation continues till Miss Ellen speaks of her brother's disposition to interfere with the invitation- list; she says: " 'We must tell Tom not to overdo us so much with his own friends. – John Leech, His Life and Work. Vol. 1 by William Powell Frith
  2. " It is not necessary," she protested, " to overdo the part like this." – A Poached Peerage by William Magnay
  3. The smaller spurs are not so easy to reach a small horse with, and are apt to overdo the matter when they do. – Camp and Trail by Stewart Edward White

Quotes for overdo:

  1. The only people who have control over their careers are the ones you see on the covers of magazines. Everyone else is just plodding along making a living. The key is not to live over your means and overdo it.
  2. A lot of pop people out there are cool, but they overdo it.
  3. Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.
  4. People always overdo the matter when they attempt deception.

Rhymes for overdo:

  1. bleu, blue, boo, brew, chew, chou, clue, coo, coup, crew, cue, dew, drew, due, ewe, few, flu, flue, glue, gnu, goo, gu, hew, hue, jew, ku, leu, lieu, loo, lu, mew, moo, mu, new, nu, pew, pu, queue, ru, rue, shew, shoe, shoo, shrew, sioux, skew, slew, spew, stew, strew, sue, through, too, true, two, view, who, woo, wu, yew, yue, zhou, zoo, blew, doo, flew, glew, grew, gue, hewe, hoo, knew, lew, q, que, rew, tew, thew, threw, thru, trew, tue, u, whew, you, yu, fu, pooh, pugh, hugh, lou, dru, crewe, pru, prue, chu, douwe, du, ju, lue, shu, soo, stu, thuy, tu, uwe, xu, zhu, su, foo, do, poo, vue, liu, ou, hu, pou, ooh, vu, beu, phu, hsu, qu, hou, chiu, cou, jue, kew, koo, kyu, yoo, zue, joo, siew, xue, coups, phew, screw;
  2. accrue, adieu, ado, ague, anew, askew, babu, baku, bamboo, canoe, cebu, construe, debut, ensue, eschew, fondue, imbue, kazoo, kwangju, m2, miscue, outdo, peru, pursue, redo, renew, review, revue, shampoo, subdue, taboo, tattoo, tatu, undo, undue, untrue, urdu, wahoo, into, outgrew, perdue, unglue, withdrew, fitzhugh, leroux, larue, reto, c2, zanu, abou, cat-2, liou, purdue, ragu, mchugh;
  3. depardieu, hitherto, iou, kangaroo, katmandu, misconstrue, overdue, timbuktu, overthrew, byu, isu, suu;
  4. hullabaloo, kalamazoo;
  5. dfw;
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