Meaning of overdue
Pronunciation: (ō"vur-d', -dy'), [key]
- past due, as a delayed train or a bill not paid by the assigned date; late: two overdue library books.
- too long awaited; needed or expected for some time: Improvements in our highway system are long overdue.
- more than sufficiently advanced, mature, or ready: That country is overdue for industrial development.
- overdue (Thesaurus)