Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVER-PLAY

They never count the odds they stack up against, and when they over-play, they're bad losers.

There was another danger, suppose he should over-play his part, when they undertook to awaken him, or should under-play it?

I am decidedly opposed to allowing these young nervous children to over-play and thus wear themselves out unduly.

Modern would-be cowpunchers do not willingly let this old kerchief die, and right often they over-play it.