OTHER WORDS FROM overanxiouso·ver·anx·i·e·ty [oh-ver-ang-zahy-i-tee], /ˈoʊ vər æŋˈzaɪ ɪ ti/, o·ver·anx·ious·ness, nouno·ver·anx·ious·ly, adverb
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How to use overanxious in a sentence
One problem is the tendency of overanxious parents to “interview for pain” at the end of a school day.
She was being made temporarily ill by the unwise and unfortunate suggestions of the overanxious mother.The Mother and Her Child|William S. Sadler
Most people are insomniac, mainly because they are overanxious about their sleep.Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh
It is remarkable how the state of being overanxious spoils a creature's humour and mars the brightest sally.Too Old for Dolls|Anthony Mario Ludovici
That Brimfield did not add another touchdown was only because her line, overanxious, was twice found off-side and penalised.
If the secondary defence, overanxious, had not been fooled by that fake attack at their end Tim would never have gained a foot.