- too much: He didn't show overmuch concern. We tried not to regret it overmuch.
Origin of overmuch
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Examples from the Web for overmuch
I have overmuch need for your swords that you should turn them upon each other.
Between friends, there is overmuch of the hangman in him, and too little of the prince.
But even if he did discover it, I did not think that it would tell him overmuch.The Shame of Motley
It was not a matter for their comrades to pry into overmuch.The Point Of Honor
"Too coyly for him to credit her with overmuch tenderness," suggested the bridegroom.Standish of Standish
Jane G. Austin
- too much; very much
- an excessive amount
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Word Origin and History for overmuch
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