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overthink Line breaks: over|think
Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈθɪŋk/

Definition of overthink in English:


[with object]
Think about (something) too much or for too long: I often wonder if women tend to overthink situations [no object]: he doesn’t make snap decisions, but he doesn’t overthink either
More example sentences
  • However, I do get frustrated by what I would call an epidemic of overthinking everything.
  • The switch seemed to cause Carey to overthink his assignments.
  • Portia laments how foolish all of her suitors are, trying to over think the puzzle.
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