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overdo

verb [T]  /ˌoʊ·vərˈdu/ ( present tense overdoes  /ˌoʊ·vərˈdʌz/, past tense overdid  /ˌoʊ·vərˈdɪd/, past participle overdone  /ˌoʊ·vərˈdʌn/) us  
to do, use, or say something in a way that is too extreme: They should get the attention they need without overdoing it.
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