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Meaning of OVERREACT

Pronunciation:  `owvuree'akt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  show an exaggerated response to something; "Don't overreact to the bad news--take it easy"
 

OVERREACT is a 9 letter word that starts with O.

 

 See Also: react, respond

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aggrandize, amplify, ballyhoo, build up, burlesque, caricature, carry too far, draw the longbow, exaggerate, exhaust, go overboard, go to extremes, go too far, hyperbolize, idealize, know no bounds, lay it on, magnify, make much of, overact, overappraise, overassess, overcalculate, overcarry, overcharge, overcount, overdevelop, overdo, overdraw, overdrive, overelaborate, overemphasize, overesteem, overestimate, overexercise, overexert, overexpend, overindulge, overlabor, overmeasure, overplay, overpraise, overprize, overrate, overreach, overreact to, overreckon, oversell, overspeak, overspend, overstate, overstrain, overstress, overstudy, overtask, overtax, overtrain, overuse, overvalue, overwork, pass all bounds, pile it on, protest too much, puff, stretch, stretch the truth, talk big, talk in superlatives, tout, travesty
 

 

 

 

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