overvivid

adjective
over·​viv·​id | \ ˌō-vər-ˈvi-vəd How to pronounce overvivid (audio) \

Definition of overvivid

: excessively vivid an overvivid imagination an overvivid description

Other Words from overvivid

overvividly adjective
describing the scene overvividly

First Known Use of overvivid

1808, in the meaning defined above

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“Overvivid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overvivid. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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