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Synonyms for overdrive
ˈoʊ vərˌdraɪv; ˌoʊ vərˈdraɪvover·drive

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  1. overdrivenoun

    the state of high or excessive activity or productivity or concentration

    "Troops are ready to go into overdrive as soon as the signal is given"; "Melissa's brain was in overdrive"

  2. overdriveverb

    a high gear used at high speeds to maintain the driving speed with less output power

  3. overdriveverb

    drive or work too hard

    "The teacher is overworking his students"; "Overdriving people often suffer stress"

    Synonyms:
    overuse

  4. overuse, overdriveverb

    make use of too often or too extensively

    Synonyms:
    overuse

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How to use overdrive in a sentence?

  1. Peter Strzok:

    Think our sisters have begun leaking like mad, scorned and worried and political, they're kicking in to overdrive.

  2. Una McCann:

    Constantly having your heart on overdrive, it's not hard to figure out why that might cause heart attack and stroke.

  3. Melanie Katzman:

    Blaming an imaginary co-worker or house staff like :' I can't believe XXX didn't take the dishes out of the dishwasher !' or' XX is a such a loud worker !' breaks the tension, it breaks the tension, it's OK to laugh. We can't be in constant overdrive.

  4. Eric Trump:

    That is the person Ill remind the mainstream media -- who went into overdrive with a love fest of sorts for Kamala Harris,whenever it was announced that she was the vice presidential running mate of Joe Biden, its still, Joe, at the top of the ticket. So our strategy has always been to remind people about the incredible job that this president did with his first three-and-a-half years in office.

  5. Pam Peeke:

    If your body no longer takes in high volumes of fat or sugar, then one day out of the blue you dump a load of fat and sugar in your body, physiologically your gastrointestinal tract will react, your gut enzymes as well as bile have to go into overdrive, as they have been quiescent. This is a hardship on the body and trust me, you'll pay for it with diarrhea, upset stomach, and bloating.


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