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overact

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈrækt/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚˈækt/ disapproving
to make your voice and movements express emotions too strongly when acting in a play Note: Do not confuse with overreact.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 過火地表演…
in Chinese (Simplified) 过火地表演…
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