GRE Word List

OVERBEARING

bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate

The meaning of the word overbearing is bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate.

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