Definition of over-strictly in English:

over-strictly

adverb

  • Too strictly; too narrowly or rigorously.

Origin

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

Pronunciation

over-strictly

/ˌəʊvəˈstrɪk(t)li/