Definition of overstudy in English:
Pronunciation: /ˈōvərˌstədē /
Pronunciation: /ˌōvərˈstədē /Back to top
Study too long or too intensely: if your child is a high achiever, but overstudies for fear of not receiving an A+,help her to gradually study a little less
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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.
- Mechanisms that explain why students perform badly under stress include ‘hypervigilance’ (excessive alertness to a stressful situation resulting in panic - for example, overstudying for an exam).
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