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Synonyms for overtime
ˈoʊ vərˌtaɪm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overtime(noun)

    work done in addition to regular working hours

    extra time

    regulation time

  2. overtime, extra time(adverb)

    playing time beyond regulation, to break a tie

    extra time

    regulation time

  3. overtime(adverb)

    beyond the regular time

    "she often has to work overtime"

    regulation time


  1. overtime(noun)

    extra time

  2. overtime(noun)

    Exceeding regular working hours.

    Workers are usually paid extra for working overtime.

    extra time

  3. overtime(noun)

    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. overtime(noun)

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

    extra time

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "overtime":

    ot, playoff

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How to use overtime in a sentence?

  1. Akshay Kumar Pal:

    There is a big mismatch between our wages and the cost of living, you cannot survive without overtime.

  2. Laura Dern:

    I've watched women in various workplace environments and I know within my industry as well, creating a community of other women workers and having a group text where you share transparency [ helps ]. ' What do you make ?' ' Are you getting overtime ?' ' Did you get vacation time ?' ' What happened when you had a baby ?' so when you use your voice, you're very well informed.

  3. Andrew Bates:

    Senator Johnson should be working overtime to save American lives - but instead he's just trying to save the President's job.

  4. Kevin Love:

    We were able to force overtime, and then we hit some big shots when we needed to.

  5. Gareth Grobler:

    If I buy Bitcoin and transfer it to another person, the price is very likely to change overtime, so I could send $200 worth of Bitcoin to someone, but as the price fluctuates they actually only get say $150. Bitcoin is really only going to be a better deal for someone who really understands financial markets and watches the price constantly. Further solutions need to be developed for mainstream adoption and tangible financial benefits.

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