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"


  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.


  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.


  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. Peter Przekop:

    The time is long overdue.

  2. Mike Scott:

    We're very pleased to be in the ballgame, it's long overdue.

  3. Eliot Engel:

    This decision is long overdue and helps correct a decades-long indignity.

  4. Donald Trump:

    The time is overdue to establish a new screening test for the threats we face today.

  5. Grzegorz Schetyna:

    Russia's overdue rent is much, much higher than that of the Polish consulate in St. Petersburg.

Images & Illustrations of overdue

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