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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Past a set time.

Usage examples (38)
  • I'm way overdue for a promotion. I've made so many lateral moves, I'm beside myself.
  • An overdue installment
  • BTW while an eruption might be overdue the term overdue in geologic time could mean tomorrow or it could be 100,000+ years from now.
  • So here, a little overdue, is my column from the May issue. for more
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