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Russian translation of “go overboard”

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go overboard

informal
to do something too much, or to be too excited about something
перебарщивать
I think people go overboard at Christmas.Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
Translations of “go overboard”
in Chinese (Traditional) 做得過頭, 過分激動, 過分熱衷…
in Turkish abartmak, aşırı düşkünlük göstermek, hastası olmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 做得过头, 过分激动, 过分热衷…
in Polish przesadzać…
(Definition of go overboard from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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