overemote

verb
over·​emote | \ ˌō-vər-i-ˈmōt How to pronounce overemote (audio) \
overemoted; overemoting

Definition of overemote

intransitive verb

: to express emotion to an excessive degree especially in acting : to emote excessively overemotes like mad in the title role …— Art Durbano … a portly, spiky-haired host overemotes into the camera …— Josh Ozersky "… Minimal is the word I'd use to describe how I live and dress, and it's also how I sing. I'm not a big fan of overemoting."— K. D. Lang

First Known Use of overemote

1911, in the meaning defined above

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“Overemote.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overemote. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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