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It turns out those model solutions were more overdone than we thought.
Sent Alfaretta around to tell us that 'he'd overdone hisself and was obliged to take a vacation.'
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
Then, as he broke an egg that was shockingly overdone, he added spitefully: "Why did you boil your door-knobs?"
The truth is, I fear, that the market has been glutted and the business overdone.
OVER THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS TO ALASKACHARLES WARREN STODDARD
Reticence and secretiveness are excellent things in their way; but this too may be overdone.
MY NEW CURATEP.A. SHEEHAN
Humour might suggest that the expression of Patriotism is a trifle overdone.
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES WHIBLEY
Housekeeping may easily be overdone; home-making can never be overdone.
Meats especially, when overdone, lose much of their flavor and are far less easily digested than when they are cooked rare.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
She was certainly not overdone with charms, but Tiverton in his anger had made her out worse than she was.
THE YEOMAN ADVENTURERGEORGE W. GOUGH
I was quite young, and I went to pieces like an untrained runner who had overdone himself.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS

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