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verb[WITH OBJECT]often as adjective overexcited
Excite excessively.‘an overexcited schoolgirl at a party’
lively, active, animated, exuberant, spirited, bouncy, frisky, excited, overexcited, in high spirits, high-spirited, ebullient, vibrant, rowdy, unruly, wild, uproarious, unrestrained, undisciplined, uninhibited, uncontrolled, abandoned, rough, romping, rollicking, disorderly, knockabout, riotous, rip-roaring, rumbustious, roistering, tumultuousView synonyms
- ‘While Pixar's scripts don't seem as dumbed-down and sanitized as Disney's current fare, I just feel like people are overexcited about what is still the novelty of computer animation.’
- ‘Some horses that rear will only lift their front feet off the ground a short distance and only do it at certain times when they are overexcited or keen to move forward.’
- ‘The college said that excessive shouting, singing and screaming was to blame for voice problems as fans became overexcited during tense England games.’
- ‘Even so, we think the market has become overexcited about the prospect of a rate cut.’
- ‘Stop getting overexcited about material acquisitions.’
- ‘I think they're probably getting a little overexcited, although it did produce this editorial on the politics of secrecy.’
- ‘So if you think we're getting overexcited about car-free zones and historic conservatories, cut us some slack.’
- ‘Basically, he's saying, the young boys just got a bit overexcited.’
- ‘That said, like anyone I can get overexcited and can resort unintentionally to unfair rhetorical tricks.’
- ‘He tells me that acquisitions are now ‘on the radar’, but nobody should get overexcited at this stage.’
- ‘They make us hyper and overexcited and, once faded, leave us grumpy or exhausted or or tearful or craving more.’
- ‘I get the impression that she thinks I might be a bit overexcited about the game.’
- ‘Why are these defensive-sounding scientists and thin-skinned writers getting so overexcited?’
- ‘I think it's wasted energy to get overexcited about stuff like that because it's only rock 'n' roll.’
- ‘We headed for the first period AP English class we shared, dodging lost freshmen and overexcited seniors.’
- ‘Why do we let ourselves get so overexcited about this?’
- ‘It sits upon a volcano that only erupts occasionally when England lose a game of football and overexcited locals set it off.’
- ‘It's good that he gets so excited about his company's projects, but constantly getting overexcited by them and consequently under-delivering has done them some real harm.’
- ‘In the British arts, we tend to be quite careful about getting too overexcited about things, but you can't help but do it.’
- ‘I suspect that we were both a little bit overexcited and mentally fatigued.’
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