overmuch


1over·much

adjective \-ˈməch\

Definition of OVERMUCH

:  too much

Examples of OVERMUCH

  1. <I think you put overmuch care into your personal appearance—get over yourself.>

First Known Use of OVERMUCH

13th century

2overmuch

adverb

: too much or very much

Full Definition of OVERMUCH

:  in too great a degree

Examples of OVERMUCH

  1. <you worry overmuch about what other people think>

First Known Use of OVERMUCH

14th century

3over·much

noun \ˈō-vər-ˌməch, ˌō-vər-ˈ\

Definition of OVERMUCH

:  too great an amount

Examples of OVERMUCH

  1. <you must not expect an overmuch of gratitude from a very young child>

First Known Use of OVERMUCH

14th century

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