Overwrought

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Overwrought Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • deeply agitated especially from emotion; "distraught with grief"

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  • Failure To Pay Office Pool Winnings Leads To Sad, Overwrought Email
    This overwrought email, sent by the winner of a March Madness office pool to the irresponsible pool administrator who was dragging his or her feet with payouts, comes to us from a tipster who tells us that he dusts it off every March for a good chuckle. We don't blame him. Read more... Read more on this news related to 'Overwrought'
  • What We're Reading Now: 'H is for Hawk' by Helen Macdonald
    âI felt odd: overtired, overwrought, unpleasantly like my brain had been removed and my skull stuffed with something like microwaved aluminum foil, dinted, charred, and shorting with sparks.ââand so we meet Helen Macdonald in her gorgeous memoir, H is for Hawk. Â We soon come to learn that... Read more on this news related to 'Overwrought'
  • 'The Gunman' Review: Sean Penn Shoots Blanks
    Thumbnail: Don't be "taken" by this generic and overwrought actioner.  Read more on this news related to 'Overwrought'

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