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overreact

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intransitive verb over·re·act \ ˌō-və(r)-rē-ˈakt \

medical Definition of overreact

:to react excessively or too strongly
  • the body's immune system overreacts to the endotoxin
  • —Tina Adler

overreaction

play \-ˈak-shən\ noun


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