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overbearing

adjective     /ˌəʊ.vəˈbeə.rɪŋ/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚˈber.ɪŋ/ disapproving
too confident and too determined to tell other people what to do, in a way that is unpleasant : Milligan had a pompous , overbearing father .Giving orders and commandsShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
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