overmuch(redirected from overmuchly)
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Related to overmuchly: ruefully
Too much; excessive.
n. (ō′vər-mŭch′, ō′vər-mŭch′)
An excessive amount.
too much; very much
an excessive amount
adj., n., adv.
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|Noun||1.||overmuch - a quantity that is more than what is appropriate; "four-year-olds have an overabundance of energy"; "we received an inundation of email"|
abundance, copiousness, teemingness - the property of a more than adequate quantity or supply; "an age of abundance"
bellyful - an undesirable overabundance; "a bellyful of your complaints"
|Adj.||1.||overmuch - very great in quantity; overabundant; "showed overmuch affection"|
much - (quantifier used with mass nouns) great in quantity or degree or extent; "not much rain"; "much affection"; "much grain is in storage"
|Adv.||1.||overmuch - more than necessary; "she eats too much"; "let's not blame them overmuch"|