Definition of 'over-the-top'
Example sentences containing 'over-the-top'
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It's gone a bit over the top. The Sun (2017)The lounge led to the garden and was a bit over the top. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Use to contour over the top of another shadow for definition. The Sun (2014)Some comments were a bit over the top. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Hazard was over the top too with another good chance. The Sun (2013)Paying a bit over the top in these circumstances is often money well spent. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most normal people have gone a bit over the top from time to time. The Sun (2010)It may sound a bit over the top but you really can taste the results. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It looks like he goes over the top a bit. The Sun (2011)It looked a bit over the top to me. The Sun (2010)She plays the drones with one part of her voice and puts a harmony over the top with another part. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They respect their players but tempers do sometimes flare and there are always certain people who are a bit over the top. The Sun (2007)This is a bit over the top, of course. Times, Sunday Times (2009)That's a bit over the top. The Sun (2008)It's a bit over the top to wear it all at once. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Am I being a bit over the top? The Sun (2008)We didn't go over the top; we went over the bottom. Christianity Today (2000)Perhaps it is a little bit over the top; it is certainly very American. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That's a bit over the top, but not entirely impossible. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
His over-the-top reaction to this scenario and others prove he is overpaid and overvalued. The Sun (2014)But the over-the-top celebrations caused another headache. The Sun (2010)It was a totally over-the-top reaction. The Sun (2011)He may stop nibbling the telephone cord but it can cause an over-the-top reaction and as a result the dog often forgets the lesson. Superdog! Action plans that work for a happy and well-behaved pet (1990)Yet the movie 's over-the-top style is all you need for a good time. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This nonsense proves an ideal way of powering a funny, over-the-top action movie. Times, Sunday Times (2013)All of which proves to be an ideal way of powering a funny, over-the-top action movie. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A whole industry has built up around the big day, fuelled by over-the-top celebrity weddings and glossy bridal magazines. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Definition of over-the-top from the Collins English Dictionary
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