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29 results for OVERACT

5 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for OVERACT.

106AHam it up (3)Lee Taylor
2D"Saw the air too much with your hand," in Shakespeare's wordsR. Silvestri
42DHam it up (3)J. Schmalzbach
18AEmoteR. Norris
15AHam it up (3)Stephanie Spadaccini

3 results for OVERACT from Variety puzzles.

Aug 6, 2017acrosticXExaggerate in performanceEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Dec 19, 2010acrosticPGo a bit too far on a stageEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Mar 30, 2008acrosticGIndulge in caricatureEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

21 results for OVERACT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

13AEmoteRhonda KrausMaleska
48DHam it upAlfio MicciMaleska
50APlay the hamDale O. BurgenerMaleska
22DHam it upTangrediMaleska
16AEmoteSara V. TuckermanWeng
19AEmoteDiana SessionsWeng
106AEmoteGladys V. MillerWeng
16AExaggerate, on stage.UnknownFarrar
36AExaggerate, on stage.UnknownFarrar
63AIndulge in histrionics.UnknownFarrar
39D"Saw the air."UnknownFarrar
30DExaggerate, in a role.Charles E. GerschFarrar
59AStrain for effect.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
95AIndulge in histrionics.Sidney LambertFarrar
15APlay up the drama.UnknownFarrar
129AExaggerate in acting.L. K. PetersFarrar
141AExaggerate a role.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
65AEmote.Louis ShieldsFarrar