Definition of over-reliance in English:

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over-reliance

Pronunciation: /əʊvərɪˈlʌɪəns/

noun

[mass noun]
Excessive dependence on or trust in someone or something: an over-reliance on technology
More example sentences
  • Many of today's security breaches can be blamed on an over-reliance on passwords.
  • Pete's major error is his over-reliance on the crew.
  • He questioned the company's over-reliance on a small number of core products to deliver growth.
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