overreadiness


overreadiness
n.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Overreadiness — Overready O ver*read y, a. Too ready. {O ver*read *i*ly}, adv. {O ver*read i*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overreadiness — noun The condition of being overready …   Wiktionary

  • overreadiness — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : the quality or state of being overready * * * n …   Useful english dictionary

  • forwardness — /fawr weuhrd nis/, n. 1. overreadiness to push oneself forward; lack of appropriate modesty; presumption; boldness. 2. cheerful readiness; promptness; eagerness. 3. condition of being in advance. [1515 25; FORWARD + NESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • belief — 1 Belief, faith, credence, credit are comparable when they mean the act of one who assents intellectually to something proposed or offered for acceptance as true or the state of mind of one who so assents. Belief is less restricted in its… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • forwardness — n 1. overreadiness, overconfidence, arrogance, chutzpa; presumption, presumptuousness, impertinence, insolence, officiousness, effrontery; boldness, brashness, audacity, brazenness; pertness, sauciness, brass, Inf. cheek, Inf. nerve, Sl. lip,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder


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