Definitions for overlyˈoʊ vər li

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word overly

Princeton's WordNet

  1. excessively, overly, to a fault, too(adverb)

    to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits

    "too big"

GCIDE

  1. overly(adv.)

    Excessively.

Wiktionary

  1. overly(Adverb)

    To an excessive degree.

    Parents can be overly protective of their children.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overly

    ō′vėr-li, adv. (coll.) excessively, too.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Peggy Monteleone:

    She was very naive and trusting, overly trusting.

  2. Jessica Wu:

    Cutting and overly vigorous pushing will make them thick and crack and, worse, lift up.

  3. Glass Lewis in its report:

    We do not believe that adoption of this proposal would be overly burdensome for the company.

  4. Bill Rogers:

    The public has a need and a right to know about this case and the judge's order is overly broad.

  5. Markus Huber:

    With the European Central Bank meeting tomorrow, investors do not want to be overly short (negative).

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