Definition and Meanings for overdo
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Part of Speech of overdo
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb
Etymology of overdo
Meaning of overdo
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to do too much; to exceed what is proper or true in doing; to exaggerate; to carry too far.
- to overtask. or overtax; to fatigue; to exhaust; as, to overdo one's strength.
- to surpass; to excel.
- to cook too much; as, to overdo the meat.
as intransitive verb
- to labor too hard; to do too much.