Overdone in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Overdone

Cooked too much. | Exaggerated. | Repeated too often; hackneyed.

Short Example Sentences for Overdone

  • 1. Rather overdone the thing. 🔊
  • 2. Moore laughed with an overdone enjoyment. 🔊
  • 3. Pete realized that he had overdone the matter slightly. 🔊
  • 4. Of course she had overdone it, and had failed at last. 🔊
  • 5. She supposed she had overdone it, and was a little tired. 🔊
  • 6. Perhaps I had overdone the lunacy business. 🔊
  • 7. That's all right, but you've overdone the thing this time. 🔊
  • 8. However, I agree the headman may have overdone it somewhat. 🔊
  • 9. At nineteen-stone-nine I realized that I had overdone it. 🔊
  • 10. But I thought Master Conrad had overdone it this time. 🔊
  • 11. It is clear you have overdone it and need a period of recuperation. 🔊
  • 12. You've overdone it, both of you. 🔊
  • 13. She's overdone a little at school. 🔊
  • 14. Of course, the paternalism can be overdone and unwisely done. 🔊
  • 15. Now Jenkins' attentions seemed overdone to the provincial. 🔊
  • 16. Mackay pursed his lips up, and, with overdone gravity, shook his head. 🔊
  • 17. He found something more than overdone home town pride in Rockvale, however. 🔊
  • 18. I am a little overdone with anxiety--a trifle unnerved. 🔊

How to use Overdone in Sentences?

  • 1. The literary side is as much overdone as the scientific side is neglected. 🔊
  • 2. She herself is very much overdone and overworked, and her nerves overstrained. 🔊
  • 3. Like the fleas in Italy, it has been overdone in description, and yet beggars it. 🔊
  • 4. She had, unconsciously and in thinking of Peter, rather overdone the note of rebuke of his visit. 🔊
  • 5. It may be that James, the head boxer, has overdone the pink geraniums this year, but there it is. 🔊
  • 6. Countless myriads of times he had contrasted it with his own spacious emporium, but now he saw that in justice he had overdone it. 🔊
  • 7. But it did seem as if nature had overdone the matter of providing him with the machinery for creating energy and had overlooked the safety valve. 🔊
  • 8. The fault of the heads is that they are too small for the figure, and of the draperies that the folds are overdone too much fluttering detail. 🔊
  • 9. I am still fond of this kind of life and always expect to be, but exercise is frequently overdone by nervous people. 🔊
  • 10. He will also find that a great power of correction is obtained, by which overdone parts in the negative can be reduced and others brought up. 🔊
  • 11. Overgrown and overdone in every way, the place presented all the features, sordid and otherwise, of a raw mining town. 🔊
  • 12. A trifle overdone now and then, a trifle hard in manner here and there, perhaps, but, as a whole, simply admirable. 🔊
  • 13. Is it not a fact that some lines of industry are so overdone that the production is far in excess of the demand, and is not this an evil rather than a benefit? 🔊
  • 14. Take not my words ill, noble Noyon, for I am overdone with grief for the past and fear for the future. 🔊
  • 15. It did not add to his composure to see Ryder salute Hamdi Bey with an ironic and overdone politeness. 🔊
  • 16. The swelling proceeds rather rapidly after it has once commenced, so the operation requires watching, lest it should be overdone and the flask should burst. 🔊
  • 17. A sentinel on the rocky point poked the smouldering embers of the fire and raking out some overdone fragments of fish made a breakfast from them and pitched the bones into the sea. 🔊