What does overdue mean?

Definitions for overdueˌoʊ vərˈdu, -ˈdyu

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word overdue.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. delinquent, overdue(adj)

    past due; not paid at the scheduled time

    "an overdue installment"; "a delinquent account"

GCIDE

  1. overdue(a.)

    Due and more than due; delayed beyond the proper time of arrival, payment, return, etc.; as, an overdue vessel; an overdue note; a book overdue at the library; an overdue payment.

Wiktionary

  1. overdue(Adjective)

    Late; especially, past a deadline or too late to fulfill a need.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overdue

    ō-vėr-dū′, adj. due beyond the time: unpaid at the right time.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overdue in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overdue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta:

    I ask you all to join me in supporting my deputy and his co-accused as they also await their overdue vindication.

  2. Gareth Roberts:

    It may not seem like much, but think of the consequences. One overdue library book today, the collapse of the universe by the end of the week.

  3. Cuba Carter:

    I think this is a good move, for both Cubans and Americans. I think it will be a major step forward to bring about more freedom and democracy and more respect for human rights in Cuba as well. it's long overdue.

  4. Mark Overman:

    I think this is overdue, and I think other states should jump on board, i'm very frustrated. I take an oath of office, as does every other police officer in this country. I don't just get to pick and choose which laws I enforce.

  5. Neal Sher:

    Fort Hood has long been a source of pride for all Texans, and though long overdue, this is welcome news for the wounded, the families of the fallen, and the entire community who all continue to heal from this unspeakable tragedy.

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