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overdo

Synonyms of overdo in English:

verb

  • 1 she overdoes the love scenes
    exaggerate, overstate, overemphasize, overplay, go overboard with, overdramatize
    informal ham up, camp up
    [Antonyms] understate
  • 2 don't overdo the desserts
    overindulge in, have/use/eat/drink too much of, have/use/eat/drink to excess
  • 3 they overdid the beef
    overcook, burn
  • Phrases

    overdo it

    1
    on your first day of an exercise program, you mustn't overdo it
    work too hard, overwork, do too much, burn the candle at both ends, overtax oneself, drive/push oneself too hard, work/run oneself into the ground, wear oneself out, bite off more than one can chew, strain oneself

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