Example sentences for: overdue

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

  • Although the long overdue reforms came, the slang lingers on.

  • The conservative Daily Telegraph called the decision "overdue"; the liberal Guardian said the government's response to the refugee crisis has been "slow and niggardly."

  • They’re administering the changes of the new century while continuing to preserve their unparalleled past, much of which got a long overdue dusting off.

  • "Overrated, overlong and overdue for oblivion," says the Washington Post 's Stephen Hunter.

  • Gladys Bunzy, who said she was in an abusive relationship with a boyfriend for eight years, said such a program is long overdue and could be a lifeline for those escaping violent relationships.

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