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English definition of “overeager”

overeager

adjective uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈriː.ɡər/ us    /ˌoʊ.vɚˈiː.ɡɚ/ disapproving
too eager: Banks, he said, had been overeager to give out loans.Becoming too excited and easily upset
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