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adjective uk   /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.
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