overanimated

adjective
over·​an·​i·​mat·​ed | \ ¦ō-vər-¦a-nə-ˌmā-təd How to pronounce overanimated (audio) \

Definition of overanimated

: excessively animated … an overanimated redhead with protuberant cheeks and chin.— John Updike, The Afterlife, 1994

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First Known Use of overanimated

1753, in the meaning defined above

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“Overanimated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overanimated. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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