overbearingly overbearingly

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an overbearing manner

Usage(s):

  1. Even now, according to Chan, Hung treats him overbearingly.
  2. Joan McCracken is almost overbearingly girlish.
  3. Many Swedes were turned off by the cold, urbane Palme, who often comes across as overbearingly arrogant.

News

  • James Schlesinger dies at 85; former Defense secretary and CIA chief

    Forceful hawk James R. Schlesinger, former secretary of Defense who led CIA and was first U.S. energy chief, dies at 85. James R. Schlesinger, the hawkish and sometimes overbearingly erudite conservative whose controversial Washington career included serving as U.S. secretary of Defense under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford before becoming the nation's first Energy chief in Jimmy Carter ...
    on March 28, 2014     Source: Los Angeles Times

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