Definitions

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  • adjective Too elegant.

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  • adjective Excessively elegant.

Etymologies

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over- +‎ elegant

Examples

  • “I am much honored,” began Sitnikov, stepping sideways, smirking and pulling off his overelegant gloves.

    Fathers and Sons

  • For all the wealth and technology applied to the streets and corridors of the city, for all the fantastic decorations, I saw nothing of the overelegant, nothing of the decadent, of the Sertian.

    Timegod's World

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