overly definition

  • adverb:
    • To an excessive degree: very protective.
    • To an excessive degree.
    • In an overly way.
    • in excess.
    • to a qualification surpassing typical or appropriate restrictions
  • adjective:
    • Careless; negligent; inattentive; superfical; not comprehensive.
    • Excessive; excessively.
  • others:
    • Outside: superficial; negligent; inattentive; everyday.
    • Excessive; in excess.
    • Superficially.
    • exceedingly; too-much; too: used independently instead of the usual over- in composition: since, maybe not overly good; very certain.

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