overconfident

[ oh-ver-kon-fi-duhnt ]
/ ˈoʊ vərˈkɒn fɪ dənt /

adjective


Nearby words

  1. overcome,
  2. overcommit,
  3. overcompensate,
  4. overcompensation,
  5. overcomplex,
  6. overconsumption,
  7. overcook,
  8. overcorrection,
  9. overcritical,
  10. overcrop

Origin of overconfident

First recorded in 1610–20; over- + confident

Related formso·ver·con·fi·dence, nouno·ver·con·fi·dent·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for overconfident

overconfident

/ (ˌəʊvəˈkɒnfɪdənt) /

adjective

excessively confident
Derived Formsoverconfidence, noun

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