overbright

adjective over·bright \ ˌō-vər-ˈbrīt \

Definition of overbright

: excessively or unpleasantly bright
  • an overbright glare
  • … the performances—overbright smiles; strained, tortured grimaces—push it over the edge.
  • —Brian Seibert
  • … if you add just a little green to an overbright red …
  • —Lexi Sundell
  • … this comedy of overbright 20-somethings searching for themselves …
  • Associated Press

First Known Use of overbright

1587

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