Definitions for overlyˈoʊ vər li

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•lyˈoʊ vər li(adv.)

  1. excessively; too.

Origin of overly:

bef. 1050; ME; OE oferlīce

Princeton's WordNet

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

    to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits

    "too big"

Wiktionary

  1. overly(Adverb)

    To an excessive degree.

    Parents can be overly protective of their children.

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