Definition of overkeen in English:

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Excessively keen or enthusiastic: I’m not overkeen on clubbing
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  • In hindsight I see it was a clever way for the teachers to essentially spend another twenty minutes in the staff room whilst some gullible overkeen sixth former did his job for him.
  • Without the roads and tracks and the steeplechase to sober him up, he was somewhat overkeen.

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