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Definition of "overreaction" []

  • A reaction that is excessive. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "overreaction" in a sentence
  • "In some ways, I'm surprised rightists reject the "our overreaction is the greater threat" worldview, and not just because it's the one supported by available evidence."
  • "Really, I think their overreaction is because they realize this is the first step of many towards equality in this nation, and to them that is the most frightening aspect of all."
  • "Only hysterical, worst-case-scenario overreaction is Serious now.a. b.b.1 Says:"