Definition of overripeness in English:

overripeness

noun

  • The state or quality of being too ripe.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Reginald Heber (1783–1826), bishop of Calcutta. From over- + ripeness, after overripe.

Pronunciation

overripeness

/ˌəʊvəˈrʌɪpnɪs/