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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A high gear used at high speeds to maintain the driving speed with less output power; The state of high or excessive activity or productivity or concentration v. - Make use of too often or too extensively; Drive or work too hard.

Usage examples (37)
  • Troops are ready to go into overdrive as soon as the signal is given
  • Melissa's brain was in overdrive
  • For a change, put your team in overdrive instead of reverse.
  • Will it accomplish anything — or turn out to be limbo in overdrive? for more
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