overaggressive

adjective over·ag·gres·sive \ ˌō-vər-ə-ˈgre-siv \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of overaggressive

: excessively aggressive
  • a child displaying overaggressive behavior in school
  • overaggressive drivers
  • … unnecessary care such as antibiotics for the common cold or overaggressive treatment of diabetes, leading to sometimes fatal hypoglycemia.
  • —Dan Morgan

overaggressively

adverb
    • driving overaggressively
    • We would call the show overaggressively quirky if it weren't so amusing.
    • The Boston Globe

overaggressiveness

noun
    • overaggressiveness almost cost her the title.
    • —Barry McDermott

First Known Use of overaggressive

1859


Medical Dictionary

overaggressive

adjective over·ag·gres·sive \ ˌō-və-rə-ˈgres-iv \

medical Definition of overaggressive

: excessively aggressive
  • an overaggressive personality

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