overlavish

adjective
over·​lav·​ish | \ ˌō-vər-ˈla-vish How to pronounce overlavish (audio) \

Definition of overlavish

: lavish to an excessive degree overlavish expenditures an overlavish lifestyle wasn't overlavish with his praise

First Known Use of overlavish

1573, in the meaning defined above

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