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1. overact

verb. ['ˈoʊvɝˌækt'] exaggerate one's acting.

Synonyms

  • ham it up
  • overplay
  • roleplay
  • play
  • act
  • playact

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • tightness
  • immovability
  • immovableness

Etymology

  • act (English)
  • acte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • over- (English)
  • over- (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Overact

  • abstract
  • artifact
  • autofact
  • contact
  • contract
  • counteract
  • enviropact
  • extract
  • noncontract
  • subcontract

Sentences with overact


1. Verb, base form
Stop and close your eyes if you feel yourself getting ready to overact.

Quotes about overact


1. Don’t overact the story of your name. Overact the story of your work.
- Karl Lagerfeld

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