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ˌoʊ vərˈdu, -ˈdyuover·due

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. delinquent, overdueadjective

    past due; not paid at the scheduled time

    "an overdue installment"; "a delinquent account"

GCIDE

  1. overdueadjective

    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. overdueadjective

    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.

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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

Examples of overdue in a Sentence

  1. House Speaker Paul Ryan:

    This decision, long overdue, is the result of her reckless use of a private email server, and her refusal to be forthcoming with federal investigators.

  2. 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.

  3. Lisa Murkowski:

    I was really thankful. I thought General Mattis' words were true, and honest and necessary and overdue, and, I have been struggling for the right words, and I was encouraged a couple of nights ago when I was able to read what President Bush had written. And I found that to be empowering for me as one leader.

  4. Chuck Schumer:

    The legislation is long overdue based on, you know, a bunch of different facts, ultimately, it is the right thing to do. Freedom. If smoking marijuana doesn't hurt anybody else, why shouldn't we allow people to do it and not make it criminal.

  5. Colin Cieszynski:

    It's encouraging, it's great for today's trading play, but does this mean that oil has bottomed once and for all? Probably not, it's fairly oversold and we're getting a rebound that was overdue.

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