overcritical overcritical

Definition(s):

  • (adj) inclined to judge too severely

Usage(s):

  • Meany was just a bit overcritical.

Quotes

  1. Geoffrey Robertson QC, whose latest book The Tyrannicide Brief is published by Random House US and who was under terrorist threat whilst acting for Rushdie, said: "We can't be overcritical of American publishers for cowering under terrorist threats....
    on Aug 12, 2008 By: Geoffrey Robertson Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "I was reasonably pleased," Ashton said. "I probably could have done a little bit better and there were a few touches and passes that could have gone better, but that's being overcritical. Hopefully I've done enough to impress for the next...
    on Jun 2, 2008 By: Dean Ashton Source: Times Online

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