Definition of overdye in English:


verboverdyes, overdyeing, overdyed

[with object]often as adjective overdyed
  • Dye (something that is already dyed) with a second dye.

    • ‘The line is more subtle than other overdyed denims on the market, Branch emphasizes.’
    • ‘I really don't know if you can overdye this kind of stain, but you could try it.’
    • ‘If you want to try it, & the comforter will easily fit in your washer, you could experiment with redyeing or overdyeing these items.’
    • ‘She may be able to overdye the entire ensemble for you.’
    • ‘For example, we were the first to overdye fabrics for fashion garments.’