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overdog Line breaks: over|dog

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Definition of overdog in English:


A person who is successful or dominant in their field.
Example sentences
  • Ventura was also a genuine underdog with an outsider's passion for political reform, while Arnold is the ultimate overdog.
  • We could build on this forgiving little ceremony with something that panders not just to Utah but overdogs everywhere: The March of Defeated Nations.
  • The next is Apple's perpetual role as scrappy underdog - reporters love cheerleading for the underdog without ever pausing to explore why it isn't the overdog.

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