Definition of overripe:
decayed, seasonal, decadent, mature, green, biographical, fictional, overmature, candied, abridged, fruit, ripe, classic, decaying, degenerate, fictitious, epic, folklore, gory, glace, filmic, rotten, mealy, washed-up, autobiographical, pitted.
- "From the Easy Chair, series 2", George William Curtis.
- "The Siege of Mafeking (1900)", J. Angus Hamilton.
His enormous hand, bunched to a knuckly lump of stone, knocked the Finn over, lifting him, before he fell with his nose driven in, its bone shattered, his lips broken like overripe fruit, and his discolored teeth knocked out.- "A Man to His Mate", J. Allan Dunn.