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Avoid ExtremesPlay
Use 'overdo' to caution against too much of a good thing, which can be harmful or unnecessary. SlideDon't overdo the compliments; they may seem insincere.
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Cultural OccasionsPlay
'Overdo' often appears when discussing social events where people might go beyond the norm. SlideThey really overdid the Halloween decorations this year.
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Subtle CriticismPlay
'Overdo' can imply a gentle criticism or advice to take moderation into account. SlideYou overdid your joke a bit; some people seemed uncomfortable.