over–the–top

adjective

Definition of over–the–top

  1. :  extremely or excessively flamboyant or outrageous <an over–the–top performance>

1984

First Known Use of over–the–top

1984


OVER–THE–TOP Defined for English Language Learners

over–the–top

adjective

Definition of over–the–top for English Language Learners

  • : going beyond what is expected, usual, normal, or appropriate : excessive or exaggerated


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