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overcareful Line breaks: over|care|ful
Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈkɛːfʊl/
/əʊvəˈkɛːf(ə)l/

Definition of overcareful in English:

adjective

Excessively careful.
Example sentences
  • On a negative note, the Boston Phoenix wrote that the movie suffers from ‘overcareful touches that register as either pretentious or slightly ridiculous’, while Variety believes the ‘lack of substance is plainly seen’.

Derivatives

overcarefully
adverb
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