overentertained

adjective
over·​en·​ter·​tained | \ ˌō-vər-ˌen-tər-ˈtānd \

Definition of overentertained

: provided with too much entertainment … frequent teacher complaints that overentertained children do not want to pay attention …— Anne McCrary Sullivan

First Known Use of overentertained

1869, in the meaning defined above

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