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  • verb To decorate or embellish to an excessive degree


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  • However, they have gained a vast following with glossy films of E.M. Forster's low-key novels, in which they vulgarize the issues and overdecorate the sets.

    Faking Picasso Richardson, John 1996

  • He's your convert, but he's my penitent; and Mark, don't overdecorate your building until you're sure the foundations are well and truly laid. "

    The Altar Steps Compton MacKenzie 1927


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