overanalytical

adjective over·an·a·lyt·i·cal \ ˌō-vər-ˌa-nə-ˈli-ti-kəl \

Definition of overanalytical

: excessively analytical
  • an overanalytical mind
  • … modern-day football's overanalytical approach to winning games.
  • —Dave Powell
  • I can be overanalytical, so forgive me if this sounds like an absurd exploration of the mundane.
  • —Benjamin Malakoff
  • What does he think when he receives my friend request? Will he read anything into it? … These questions may seem overanalytical, but they plague many of us nonetheless.
  • —Jessica Massa

First Known Use of overanalytical

1844


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