Definition of overstrictness in English:

overstrictness

noun

  • The state or condition of being excessively strict.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in William Gouge (1575–1653), Church of England clergyman and author. From over- + strictness, after overstrict.

Pronunciation

overstrictness

/ˌəʊvəˈstrɪk(t)nəs/