Definitions for overzealous

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fanatic, fanatical, overzealous, rabid(adj)

    marked by excessive enthusiasm for and intense devotion to a cause or idea

    "rabid isolationist"

Wiktionary

  1. overzealous(Adjective)

    Too zealous; too enthusiastic, determined; too fervent.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overzealous in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overzealous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mohammad Javad Zarif:

    It is unfortunate that some overzealous low-level operative tried to take advantage of him.

  2. Mark Duffy:

    People say I've had brushes with the law. That's not true. I've had brushes with overzealous prosecutors.

  3. England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe:

    This is not some unintended consequence of overzealous regulation. It is a necessary, if painful adjustment to a new reality.

  4. England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe:

    The post-crisis world requires a major adjustment in bank business models, this is not some unintended consequence of overzealous regulation. It is a necessary, if painful adjustment to a new reality.

  5. Lao Tzu:

    While day by day the overzealous student stores up facts for future use, He who has learned to trust nature finds need for ever fewer external directions. He will discard formula after formula, until he reaches the conclusion Let nature take its course. By letting each thing act in accordance with its own nature, everything that needs to be done gets done.

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