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Definition of overbearing adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    overbearing

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈbɛrɪŋ//
     
    (disapproving)
     
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  1. 1trying to control other people in an unpleasant way synonym domineering
  2. 2 an overbearing parent an overbearing manner She found him rude and overbearing.
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