Idiom: Over-egg the pudding

Idiom Definitions for 'Over-egg the pudding'


If you over-egg the pudding, you spoil something by trying to improve it excessively. It is also used nowadays with the meaning of making something look bigger or more important than it really is. ('Over-egg' alone is often used in this sense.)
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