The richer the pears the better; but they must not be over-ripe.
Probably it is over-ripe when it falls; the hold is loosened; its time is up.
The grasshoppers were partial to celery, over-ripe bananas, and moisture.
Grape juice is made from clean, sound but not over-ripe grapes.
Into this hive the cluster will fall as heavily as an over-ripe fruit.
The local taste ...