overmuch

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  • And those who had helped others overmuch came themselves to need the help of others. Cited from Story of the Innumerable Company, and Other Sketches,David Starr Jordan
  • I have overmuch need for your swords that you should turn them upon each other. Cited from The White Company, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • No one knew just what it was he did, nor cared to question him overmuch. Cited from The Barrier, by Rex Beach
  • My work was hard and anxious but it kept me from thinking overmuch. Cited from The Yeoman Adventurer, by George W. Gough
  • The fact is, I try not to think overmuch about my children. Cited from The Whirlpool, by George Gissing
  • The land held overmuch of coming wonder for them to put into words, as I think. Cited from Havelok The Dane, by Charles Whistler
  • Also, I've lived too long and too hard to care overmuch for what is left. Cited from The Tidal Wave and Other Stories, by Ethel May Dell
  • But a good working principle was to have not overmuch faith in any one. Cited from The Summons, by A.E.W. Mason
  • The thought of him kept her from brooding overmuch upon her own trouble. Cited from The Keeper of the Door, by Ethel M. Dell
  • I know one thing, I don't like this island overmuch. Cited from The Boy Inventors' Radio Telephone, by Richard Bonner
  • But even if he did discover it, I did not think that it would tell him overmuch. Cited from Shame of Motley, by Raphael Sabatini
  • He has established his family, if so be he does not bring down the structure by obstinating overmuch! Cited from 1492, by Mary Johnston
  • She appears not to mind overmuch, singing that she is "not even twenty yet".
  • But we didn't talk about ourselves overmuch, for very good reasons. Cited from Robbery Under Arms, by Rolf Boldrewood
  • My servants presume overmuch who do all their own will and have no care of mine. Cited from Cliges: A Romance, by Chretien de Troyes
  • They reckoned they didn't like my company overmuch an' they walked home. Cited from The Boss of the Lazy Y, by Charles Alden Seltzer
  • So we fled there, and the journey was overmuch for her, and there she died after two days. Cited from King Olaf's Kinsman, by Charles Whistler
  • For she seems to care overmuch for him and greatly do I wish I were in his place. Cited from In the Court of King Arthur, by Samuel Lowe
  • He never was seen to look at a woman, not overmuch at his wife, and was not yet popular in society. Cited from Short Story Classics (American), Vol. 2, ed. by William Patten
  • To tell the truth, literature did not interest her overmuch. Cited from Liza, by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
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Meaning of overmuch

  • adverb More than necessary
    she eats too much, let's not blame them overmuch