[ oh-ver-zel-uhs ]
/ ˈoʊ vərˈzɛl əs /
too zealous: overzealous for reform.
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OTHER WORDS FROM overzealouso·ver·zeal·ous·ly, adverbo·ver·zeal·ous·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for overzealous
But there are signs that its campaign against the group, so late in coming, may be undermined by overzealousness.
British Dictionary definitions for overzealous
/ (ˌəʊvəˈzɛləs) /
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