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too-too

[too-too]Informal.
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adjective
  1. excessively and tastelessly affected: The movie was simply too-too.
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adverb
  1. in an excessively and tastelessly affected manner.
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Origin of too-too

First recorded in 1890–95; orig. adj. use of adv. phrase too too
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Related Words for too-too

grandiose, stilted, arty, overblown, hollow, exaggerated, turgid, pompous, showy, unwarranted, undue, excessive, illegitimate, unjust, inordinate, unlawful, unfair, extreme, improper, exorbitant

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Historical Examples of too-too

  • Oh, those flocks of black-faced lambs and sheep are too-too!

    Juliana Horatia Ewing And Her Books

    Horatia K. F. Eden

  • I beg pardon, said I,—Too-too ready to make advances, I am always subjecting myself to contempts.

    Clarissa, Volume 2 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson