Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To handle too much; discuss too often.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To handle, or use, too much; to mention too often.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To handle excessively.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

over- +‎ handle

Examples

  • ` ` We tried to not overhandle the pucks in the neutral zone, '' Fedorov said.

    USATODAY.com - Hockey - Chicago vs. Columbus

  • The clearing pass, sometimes goalies overhandle too much in situations like that.

    National Hockey League - Kings vs. Devils

  • If anything, sometimes he might be guilty of trying to overhandle it and try to do too much, but he's done a good job this season of moving the puck to his teammates more often.

    post-gazette.com - News

  • Brodeur looked shaky for Canada as he seemed to overhandle the puck several times and had trouble seeing shots through players 'legs and sticks.

    Bangkokpost.com : Breaking News

  • I didn't overhandle it, didn't get nervous and was able to stay calm all the time.

    The Seattle Times

  • Brodeur looked shaky for Canada as he seemed to overhandle the puck several times and had trouble seeing shots through players 'legs and sticks.

    Bangkokpost.com : Breaking News

  • Brodeur looked shaky for Canada as he seemed to overhandle the puck several times and had trouble seeing shots through players 'legs and sticks.

    The Age News Headlines

  • •Rule No. 1: Don't overhandle the dough, or it'll be so hard you could crack a tooth.

    chicagotribune.com -

  • Brodeur looked shaky for Canada as he seemed to overhandle the puck several times and had trouble seeing shots through players 'legs and sticks.

    The Age News Headlines

  • Aaron Brooks didn't overhandle so many times and make so many reckless forays into the paint?

    FOXSports.com News

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