oversolicitous


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oversolicitous

(ˌəʊvəsəˈlɪsɪtəs)
adj
excessively solicitous
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Adj.1.oversolicitous - excessively solicitous
attentive - (often followed by `to') giving care or attention; "attentive to details"; "the nurse was attentive to her patient"; "an attentive suitor"
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