hyperdefensive love

Definitions

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  • adj. Extremely defensive.

Etymologies

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hyper- +‎ defensive

Examples

  • Accusing her male peers of misogyny was a bold move in those overheated, hyperdefensive days.

    Big Girls Don’t Cry

  • On the other hand, some straight guys are so touchy about their masculinity and the worry they might be thought gay that they get hyperdefensive, and sometimes it's fun to pull their chains.

    Say What?

  • AN INTERVIEW WITH DAVID LEVY: With many tough years ahead, this economist suggests getting hyperdefensive in assets like Treasuries.

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  • Pretty much anyone who gets hyperdefensive is a bore.

    FriendFeed - georgeh

  • Rus Thompson who are so incredibly hyperdefensive about Palin, and not look like a bully.

    Buffalo Geek

  • Instead of being an heir to the Clinton legacy, Obama’s mission was to overshadow and discredit it, precisely what the hyperdefensive former president most feared.

    Big Girls Don’t Cry

  • It’s as if a delivery guy were standing on my porch, screaming and ranting and calling me names and being all self-righteous and hyperdefensive – but oh yeah, he has an important message for me.

    Art Vandals Lack Creativity at cvillenews.com

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