Definition of overblown adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈbləʊn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈbloʊn//
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  1. 1that is made to seem larger, more impressive or more important than it really is synonym exaggerated overblown ambitions/egos
  2. 2(of flowers) past the best, most beautiful stage overblown roses
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: overblown