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o·ver·anx·ious

 (ō′vər-ăngk′shəs, -ăng′shəs)
adj.
Anxious to an excessive degree.

o′ver·anx·i′e·ty (-ăng-zī′ĭ-tē), o′ver·anx′ious·ness (-ăngk′shəs-nĭs, -ăng′-) n.
o′ver·anx′ious·ly adv.
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overanxious

(ˌəʊvərˈæŋkʃəs; -ˈæŋʃəs)
adj
excessively worried, tense, or uneasy
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.overanxious - anxious or nervous to an excessive degree
insecure - lacking self-confidence or assurance; "an insecure person lacking mental stability"
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Translations

overanxious

[ˌəʊvərˈæŋkʃəs] ADJ
1. (= worried) → demasiado preocupado
2. (= eager) he was overanxious to give a good impressionestaba demasiado preocupado por causar buena impresión
I'm not overanxious to gotengo pocas ganas de ir
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

overanxious

[ˌəʊvərˈæŋkʃəs] adjtroppo ansioso/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

overanxious

a. demasiado inquieto-a, excitado-a, muy ansioso-a.
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When we got beyond the Badlands, I started to see every rock formation as the profile of George Washington and overanxiously believed we had at last come to Mount Rushmore.
But in 4.5 the list has been overanxiously revised, so that many things, especially those which, like speech, are connected with the mouth and eventually all things, are included as exhalations of the great being.