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 Dictionary entry overview: What does overprotective mean? 

  The adjective OVERPROTECTIVE has 1 sense:

1. overly protective

  Familiarity information: OVERPROTECTIVE used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


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Overly protective

Context example:

overprotective parents


protective (intended or adapted to afford protection of some kind)

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