Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To keep or observe too strictly.

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

  • verb transitive To keep or observe too strictly.
  • verb transitive To keep too long.

Etymologies

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From over- +‎ keep.

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