Translation of "overdo" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˌəʊ.vəˈduː/ us /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ overdid, overdone

to do something in a way that is too extreme

exagerar, pasarse con
After a heart attack you have to be careful not to overdo it/things (= you have to work and live calmly).

(Translation of “overdo” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /əuvəˈduː/ (past tense overdid /-ˈdid/, past participle overdone /-ˈdan/)

to do, say (something) in an exaggerated way etc

exagerar, pasarse con
They overdid the sympathy.

to cook for too long

cocer/asar demasiado
The meat was rather overdone.

(Translation of “overdo” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)