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See definition of overripe on Dictionary.com
  • as inrotten
  • as indecadent
  • as indecayed
  • as indegenerate
  • as ineffete

synonyms for overripe

  • corrupt
  • disgusting
  • moldy
  • noxious
  • putrid
  • rancid
  • rotting
  • sour
  • spoiled
  • stale
  • bad
  • bad-smelling
  • corroded
  • crumbled
  • crumbling
  • decomposed
  • decomposing
  • disintegrated
  • disintegrating
  • fecal
  • feculent
  • festering
  • fetid
  • foul
  • gross
  • infected
  • loathsome
  • loud
  • mephitic
  • noisome
  • offensive
  • perished
  • polluted
  • purulent
  • pustular
  • putrescent
  • putrified
  • rank
  • smelling
  • stinking
  • strong
  • tainted
  • touched
  • unsound
  • depraved
  • immoral
  • evil
  • wanton
  • lost
  • degenerate
  • debased
  • debauched
  • decaying
  • degraded
  • dissolute
  • effete
  • moribund
  • perverted
  • wicked
  • declining
  • gone bad
  • gone to the dogs
  • withered
  • addled
  • ruined
  • rank
  • wasted
  • spoiled
  • bad
  • carrion
  • effete
  • putrid
  • perished
  • decomposed
  • riddled
  • corroded
  • rotted
  • carious
  • gangrenous
  • putrescent
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antonyms for overripe

MOST RELEVANT
  • fresh
  • good
  • helpful
  • perfumed
  • pleasant
  • pure
  • sweet
  • wholesome
  • decent
  • honest
  • kind
  • moral
  • new
  • nice
  • superior
  • trustworthy
  • uncorrupt
  • undecayed
  • developing
  • improving
  • growing
  • flourishing
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How to use overripe in a sentence

This can have its benefits—like when I make banana bread from overripe bananas—but it also has drawbacks.
WHY YOU SHOULD—OR SHOULDN’T—DIY DISCONTINUED HOT POCKETSPURBITA SAHAAUGUST 14, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
She twists any and every random comment into an insult against her, her narcissism too overripe to yield any of vanity’s pleasures.
DARK COMEDY ‘PHYSICAL’ IS A DELICIOUSLY SOUR COCKTAIL OF SWEAT, TEARS AND FEMALE ASPIRATIONINKOO KANGJUNE 17, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In fact, unlike with banana bread, overripe bananas don’t work as well here because they cause the cookies to spread too much.
CARAMELIZED BANANA CHOCOLATE CHUNK COOKIES ARE THE NEW BEST USE FOR THE REST OF THAT BUNCHJESSE SZEWCZYKDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In the case of higher ed, it is hitting a sector already overripe for disruption.
COVID’S IMPACT ON HIGHER EDUCATIONALAN MURRAYNOVEMBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
Mupúlak (mapúlak) ang prutas ug labihan na sa kahinug, Fruits will fall when they are overripe.
A DICTIONARY OF CEBUANO VISAYANJOHN U. WOLFF
In an apple-tree a thrush was singing; the gooseberries were overripe; beet-roots were flowering everywhere.
HAPPY DAYSALAN ALEXANDER MILNE
An overripe pineapple is just as unsatisfactory as one that is not ripe enough.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 5WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
For canning purposes, only firm, fresh apricots and peaches that are not overripe should be selected.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 5WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
In addition, the fruit should be thoroughly ripe, but not mushy nor overripe.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 5WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
Examine the fruit daily, and gather before it is overripe and loses its flavour.
IN-DOOR GARDENING FOR EVERY WEEK IN THE YEARWILLIAM KEANE
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WORDS RELATED TO OVERRIPE

  • debased
  • debauched
  • decaying
  • declining
  • degenerate
  • degraded
  • depraved
  • dissolute
  • effete
  • evil
  • gone bad
  • gone to the dogs
  • immoral
  • lost
  • moribund
  • overripe
  • perverted
  • wanton
  • wicked
  • addled
  • bad
  • carious
  • carrion
  • corroded
  • decomposed
  • effete
  • gangrenous
  • overripe
  • perished
  • putrescent
  • putrid
  • rank
  • riddled
  • rotted
  • ruined
  • spoiled
  • wasted
  • withered
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.