(Of an actor or singer) having too difficult a part or role or too many parts or roles to play: a sadly overparted soprano
More example sentences
- Being overparted, as the Elizabethan theatre girls would have said, is something we all experience at one time or another.
- He sang kind of sharp and with some questionable rhythms, seemed somewhat overparted, but mostly sounded really great and managed to make an underdeveloped part interesting.
- But she's overparted by the florid nature of much of this music.