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overdo

verb
     
o‧ver‧do past tense overdid past participle overdone third person singular overdoes [transitive]
1 to do something more than is suitable or natural:
Analysts believe that worries about the economy are overdone.
Use a few drawings and photographs, but don't overdo it.
2

overdo it

to work too hard or be too active so that you become tired:
You mustn't overdo it - if you' re tired, just sit down and start again.
3 to use too much of something:
I think I overdid the salt.

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