The man who is overfond of anything will be unwilling to let go his hold upon it.
It would seem strange if a farmer was overfond of watching the soldiers.
There was much truth in this; but there are certain truths which we are not overfond of hearing.
He was merely an overfond father and well-disposed citizen of average talents.
Sir Marmaduke had ever been overfond of wandering about the lonely woods of Thanet alone.
It hardly seems worth while to be overfond of relative or friend whom a breath of wind may snuff out like a flame.
He was a puzzle, and at this period she was not overfond of shifting puzzles into answers.
The empress was a German at heart,—an overfond and superstitious mother.
Rab's overfond of the whisky, and never does nothing when he can help it, which is gey often, I'm thinking.
And though I have never been overfond of New York, that curtain in that place gave me a sensation!