French translation of 'overdo'
- (= do too much of) [drinking, eating]
trop forcer sur
⇒ He overdid the eating at Christmas.
Il a trop forcé sur la nourriture à Noël.to overdo the whisky
trop forcer sur le whiskyto overdo the drinking
trop forcer sur la boissonto overdo it or to overdo things (= work too hard)
en faire trop
- (= exaggerate)
⇒ He had to be careful not to overdo the praise.
Il devait faire attention à ne pas forcer le compliment.Don't overdo it!
N'en fais pas trop!
- (= overcook)
Example Sentences Including 'overdo'
`Don't overdo the thinking," Pete advised him, trying to sound humorous.Three in One
She was a mature lady with dyed ginger hair and a roguish grin which she tended to overdo.Riot
So long as you don't try to overdo ," Joey said warningly.Challenge for the Chalet School
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Translation of overdo from the Collins English to French Dictionary