- To over-egg is a British word that is defined as to overdo.
An example of over-egg is to throw an elaborate first birthday party including clowns, zoo animals and a trapeze.
(third-person singular simple present overeggs, present participle overegging, simple past and past participle overegged)
- Alternative spelling of over-egg.
(third-person singular simple present over-eggs, present participle over-egging, simple past and past participle over-egged)
- to spoil something by making too many improvements to it
From the phrase to over-egg the pudding