Examples of OVERWROUGHT
- The witness became overwrought as she described the crime.
- <became overwrought when she heard that her child was missing>
Origin of OVERWROUGHT
past participle of overwork
First Known Use: 1638
Related to OVERWROUGHT
- agitated, excited, frenzied, heated, hectic, hyperactive, overactive, feverish
- austere, plain, severe, stark, unadorned
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