Definition of overstudy in English:


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Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈstʌdi

verb (overstudies, overstudying, overstudied)

  • Study excessively.
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    • If your child is a high achiever but overstudies so as not to receive less than an A+, help him or her gradually study a little less to show that it has only a little effect on grades.
    • I worked for several employers who considered a 6 as ‘perfect,’ 10 as ‘overstudying.’


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  • Excessive study.
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    • Two cases of impaired intellect by overstudy were brought to public notice in this city yesterday.
    • That's why he should simply understand what it means instead of confusing himself with overstudy.

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