Definitions for overrefine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overrefine, over-refine(verb)

    refine too much or with excess of subtlety

    "He is overrefining this matter"


  1. overrefine(Verb)

    To refine to an excessive degree

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overrefine

    ō-vėr-rē-fīn′, v.i. to refine too much.—n. Overrefine′ment, any over subtle or affected refinement.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overrefine in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overrefine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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