GRE Word List

OVERWROUGHT

nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done

The meaning of the word overwrought is nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done.

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