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overanxious (adj.)

also over-anxious, "anxious to excess, unduly anxious," 1713, from over- + anxious. Related: Overanxiously; overanxiousness.

updated on October 23, 2019

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Definitions of overanxious from WordNet

overanxious (adj.)
anxious or nervous to an excessive degree;
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