- Having undergone excessive design, leading to complicatedness or an unnecessary degree of capability and durability.
- This is the most overdesigned version yet. It can survive a 100-foot fall and can pick up satellite radio; which is kind of overkill for a disposable razor.
- 1999, New Art Examiner (volume 26, issues 5-10, page 67)
- The book is unquestionably fashionable: the hot pink cover, littered with bell hooksian typography, opens to reveal overdesigned pages full of the trendiest graphics […]