Sentence Examples with the word overly

To protect you, your mind backtracks whenever you feel overwhelmed, overly stressed, mentally threatened.

Jerome appeared, overly chipper, talking up the other climbers as if he was a life-long participant in the sport, not a second day novice.

Well, businesses are very efficient and, over the long term, will choose a location less able to compel them to internalize negative externalities (or, more rarely, overly compensate them for positive externalities, as in cities offering tax breaks to businesses.)Therefore, rational-acting businesses will likely locate in areas that allow them to inflict negative externalities without requiring compensation.

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The boy was jubilant to be with a dad he loved and away from an overly strict mom.

The first day was behind him, his muscles weren't overly sore, he seemed to be adjusting to the altitude and he had conquered more hills in one day than a year of Pennsylvania biking would offer.

He was one large muscle with a direct gaze that made her overly self-conscious.

I'm not overly anxious to get back on that depressing ship.

His direct gaze made her overly self-conscious again.