Example sentences for: over-the-top

How can you use “over-the-top” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • On the ground floor is an over-the-top, rococo bar called Espai Barroc (meaning, appropriately, Baroque Space).

  • Dissenting, the New York Times ' Ben Brantley says its over-the-top book confuses bathroom humor with witty repartee.

  • That's plenty, of course--Culturebox would never discourage you from going anywhere to see Michael Stipe's gray-blue sheer organza suit, a beautiful embodiment of androgynous glamour, or the wholly deconstructed Edwardian getup Jean-Paul Gaultier designed for Madonna, with its exuberant bursts of taffeta, twill, and satin, as well as an over-the-top silk top hat.

  • All of sudden, over-the-top, decidedly un-directed performance were the rage (especially since sitcoms, once the province of such physically gifted performers as Lucy or even Tony Randall on The Odd Couple , had become writers' shows in the Seinfeld mode.)

  • He makes me think of Liberace, another man of great talent famous for over-the-top sartorial splendor that made people nervous.


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