He told African-Americans not to overdo their protests and to remember that race relations are improving.
But if I overdo it and I pander and I put something up just because the Twilight crowd is going to like it, I will get punished.
Here's the menu, which was composed amidst solemn promises that we "aren't going to overdo it this year".
Old English oferdon "to do too much," from ofer (see over) + don (see do (v.)). Common Germanic (cf. Old High German ubartuan). Meaning "to overtax, exhaust" (especially in phrase to overdo it) is attested from 1817. Of food, "to cook too long," first recorded 1680s (in past participle adjective overdone).