- 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.
over-egg definition by Webster's New World
Brit., Informal to do too much of; elaborate on excessively; overdo: used mainly in the phrase, to mar an undertaking by doing more than is necessary or desirable
- over-egged adjective