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English definition of “overly”

overly

adverb     /ˈəʊ.vəl.i/ US  /ˈoʊ.vɚ.li/ (also over)
too; very: Earlier sales forecasts were overly optimistic. His films have been criticized for being overly violent.Too much and unnecessary
(Definition of overly adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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