Definition of overeducated in English:


Syllabification: o·ver·ed·u·cat·ed
Pronunciation: /ˌōvərˈedyəkātəd


  • Having been educated to a higher academic level than is necessary: an overeducated music snob
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    • First, the uproar seems confined to over-educated liberals alone.
    • The bad parents come from the over-educated middle classes with access to the internet.
    • BBC World always seems to have over-educated experts explaining, with beautiful elocution, something utterly insane.

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