Definition of overcritical in English:

overcritical

adjective

  • Inclined to find fault too readily.

    ‘she'd been overcritical of Margaret’
    ‘one couldn't help being overcritical of one's own performance’
    • ‘People are traditionally overcritical of their own work.’
    • ‘Again, I am not trying to be overcritical of them, but let's be realistic.’
    fault-finding, hypercritical, captious, carping, cavilling, quibbling, hair-splitting, hard to please, over-censorious, over-particular
    fussy, finicky, fastidious, meticulous, pedantic, over-exacting, overscrupulous, punctilious, perfectionist
    pass-remarkable
    nitpicking, pernickety, judgy
    overnice
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Pronunciation:

overcritical

/əʊvəˈkrɪtɪk(ə)l/