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Definition of Overwrought

Overwrought
Overwork O`ver*work", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overworkedor Overwrought; p. pr. & vb. n. Overworking.] 1. To work beyond the strength; to cause to labor too much or too long; to tire excessively; as, to overwork a horse. 2. To fill too full of work; to crowd with labor. My days with toil are overwrought. --Longfellow. 3. To decorate all over.
Overwrought
Overwrought O`ver*wrought, p. p. & a. from Overwork. Wrought upon excessively; overworked; overexcited.

Meaning of Overwrought from wikipedia

- extension, purple prose is lavishly figurative, rhythmic, or otherwise overwrought. In philosophy, the nature of description has been an important question...
- consensus stating: "Despite a noble effort from Dakota Fanning, Hounddog is overwrought, cliche-ridden and downright exploitative." Fanning was praised for her...
- several critics praised Lohan's performance. The New Yorker said she was "overwrought and unfocused" while Variety called her "very affecting" and Salon described...
- "'ஜான் ஆகிய நான்' திரைப்பட விமர்சனம்". "Cobra Movie Review: Cobra is overwrought, overlong and over-indulgent". Timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved...
- heroic actions by wartime pilots, told in a flamboyant and slightly overwrought style. Devotion. Kirkus Reviews. November 1, 2015. An account of a genuinely...
- Sarah Rodman of the Boston Herald remarked: "For every hand-fluttering, overwrought, melisma addict out there aping Mariah's dog calls, there's an equal...
- Rotten Tomatoes, based on 38 reviews. The site's consensus states: "Overwrought, thinly written, and all-around unpleasant, Eye for an Eye crudely exploits...
- gave the film a compromising review, finding it to be overdeveloped and overwrought, stating, "The one thing you do need to know about Avengers: Endgame...
- 2018. Collins, K. Austin (July 26, 2018). "Timothée Chalamet Makes the Overwrought Hot Summer Nights Worthwhile". Vanity Fair. Archived from the original...
- Jim Sheridan, it’s lumbering and heavy-handed, a film that piles on overwrought dramatic twists until it begins to creak under the weight of its presumed...