Overdo in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Overdo

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. | To surpass; to excel.

Short Example Sentence for Overdo

  • 1. You cannot overdo it. 🔊
  • 2. I always overdo everything. 🔊
  • 3. Girls frequently overdo rope-skipping. 🔊
  • 4. If you overdo it, you rouse suspicion at once. 🔊
  • 5. Racey possessed too much native finesse to overdo it. 🔊
  • 6. Those who attempt to act in disguise are apt to overdo it. 🔊
  • 7. A man may be good, but he must not overdo it. 🔊
  • 8. But don't overdo it, that's all. 🔊
  • 9. Of course, now that we are free to shout, we overdo it. 🔊
  • 10. Still, don't overdo that phrase, now that you've got it. 🔊
  • 11. No, no; I will not overdo my work. 🔊
  • 12. But don't overdo it. 🔊
  • 13. Don't overdo the snoring. 🔊
  • 14. But you've got to be on the watch not to overdo it. 🔊
  • 15. It is better { to overdo than to underdo detail. 🔊
  • 16. The student must be cautioned not to overdo this early morning exercise. 🔊
  • 17. But I think we mustn't overdo it at the start. 🔊
  • 18. He means well; but now and then it's healthy to overdo matters a little. 🔊

How to use Overdo in Sentence?

  • 1. The longer he prepares himself, so long as he does not overdo himself, the better he will be. 🔊
  • 2. It is all well enough to please your relatives, although I think you often overdo that. 🔊
  • 3. Be good, but never overdo it, I will say to any woman who has the sense of humour. 🔊
  • 4. If all were as careful to do the same and not overdo the matter, perfect health would be the rule and not the exception. 🔊
  • 5. It is obvious that the curtains alone will overdo the excitement; they will have to be harmonised with a new carpet and cushions. 🔊
  • 6. He dared not overdo the business, and presently righted the chute by the simple expedient of releasing the shrouds. 🔊
  • 7. There is visible throughout the poem, however, a lack of restraint that causes him to overdo his part. 🔊
  • 8. I felt his pulse, and decided that he was really becoming fatigued, and that it would be wiser not to overdo the exercise while he was so weak. 🔊
  • 9. He overdid it, too, as genius does overdo things; was brusque, entirely immersed in his great scheme. 🔊
  • 10. She did not overdo her part in the least, and had one of the most frank and beautiful faces that I have ever seen. 🔊
  • 11. To secure strength, she plants cruel hunger and thirst, which so easily overdo their office, and invite disease. 🔊
  • 12. Our scouts kept up appearances in the most remarkable manner, and Somers was only afraid that his zealous companion would overdo the matter. 🔊
  • 13. If a man haz got too much snaik in him, he iz liable tew overdo things, and if he haz got too mutch duv in him, he aint apt tew cook things enuff. 🔊
  • 14. As on the stage a natural hue must be obtained by unnatural means, so in the writing of letters one must a trifle overdo in order to do but ordinarily. 🔊
  • 15. The field of music is so enormous that I have often thought that the teacher should be very careful not to overdo the matter of giving technical exercises. 🔊
  • 16. Even then he was fluent enough in all conscience; but he did not so overdo the ornaments, and the absence of a manuscript and a pulpit-desk gave ampler scope for oratorical movement. 🔊