go overboard Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “go overboard” in the English Dictionary

"go overboard" in British English

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go overboard

informalC2 to do something too much, or to be too ​excited or ​eager about something: I don't ​think there'll be more than six ​peopleeating, so I wouldn't go overboard with the ​food.
(Definition of go overboard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"go overboard" in American English

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go overboard

to do or say too much because you are so ​enthusiastic: I ​think I went ​overboardcooking this ​dinner – there is enough to ​feed a ​dozenpeople.
(Definition of go overboard from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)