overemotional

adjective over·emo·tion·al \ ˌō-vər-i-ˈmō-shnəl , -shə-nᵊl \

Definition of overemotional

: unusually or excessively emotional
  • an overemotional speech/person
  • … you have people … making it seem like it's somehow unacceptable to write songs about your real emotions—that it somehow makes you irrational and overemotional
  • —Taylor Swift

overemotionally

adverb
    • reacting overemotionally

First Known Use of overemotional

1886

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