excessively critical; hypercritical.
- o·ver·crit·i·cal·ly, adverb
- o·ver·crit·i·cal·ness, noun
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How to use overcritical in a sentence
By the same token, you are urged to keep mum more than usual, lest you enter overpromising or overcritical territory.
Well, for a man who looks negligee even in evening clothes aren't you overcritical?Fanny Herself | Edna Ferber
I felt at the time that a man who objects to a few taps on the face with a pickax is overcritical.Behind the Beyond | Stephen Leacock
There are always plenty of overcritical people besides Miss Pettus to be found everywhere.Oldfield | Nancy Huston Banks