What are some opposite words for overtime?

Antonyms for overtime
ˈoʊ vərˌtaɪmover·time

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term overtime.


  1. overtimenoun

    extra time

  2. overtimenoun

    Exceeding regular working hours.

    Workers are usually paid extra for working overtime.

    extra time

  3. overtimenoun

    An extra period of play when a contest has a tie score at the end of regulation.

    That last-second shot ties the game 99-99 and sends it to overtime!

    extra time

  4. overtimenoun

    The rate of pay, usually higher, for work done outside of or in addition to regular hours.

    extra time

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overtimenoun

    work done in addition to regular working hours

    regulation time

    extra time

  2. overtime, extra timeadverb

    playing time beyond regulation, to break a tie

    regulation time

    extra time

  3. overtimeadverb

    beyond the regular time

    "she often has to work overtime"

    regulation time

How to use overtime in a sentence?

  1. Ryan Johansen:

    It was probably a little more on us and how we sat back and didn’t have enough poise and continue to make plays and have the pace that we were having in the second period especially, that was kind of what we wanted to get back to in overtime, and obviously they scored early on.

  2. Valuable Player:

    To be honest, the play that was drawn up, I scratched it and told coach to just give me that ball, i just told coach,' Just give me the ball. We're either going to go into overtime or I'm going to win it for us. It's that simple.'.

  3. Jared Goff:

    Its unbelievable, man. I cant put it into words, the defense played the way they did to force it to overtime. The defense gets a pick and Greg makes a 57-yarder to win it. That was good from about 70. Unbelievable.

  4. Nikola Jokic:

    We just said to ourselves, If we win today then the last game doesnt really matter that much, yes we played a four-overtime game, it was exhausting, but we won tonight so the last game doesnt really matter.

  5. Stephen Curry:

    It wasn't an easy game, obviously, we really had to battle all the way to the end. Klay hit a huge shot, and we got a big stop at the end of regulation. We used that momentum into overtime. The defense really carried us in overtime. It was a playoff kind of atmosphere. It was good.

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