overambitious

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj overambitious excessively ambitious
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Usage

In literature:

They used words such as promising, uneven, overambitious, gifted.
"Fanny Herself" by Edna Ferber
Neither parent should be overambitious.
"The Etiquette of To-day" by Edith B. Ordway
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In news:

Lenny is a neurotic sportswriter married to overambitious art dealer, Amanda.
In 2008, I was on an overambitious but underfunded record-buying spree in New York City.
'In the Next Room' review: Jungle makes best of overambitious script.
Overambitious Army Sergeants In the Salad Days of the Raj.
Overambitious Army Sergeants In the Salad Days of the Raj.
All eyes held on that little group of little men who represented an overambitious, unscrupulous little nation which had turned the whole world against it by its greed.
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In science:

Although it may seem overambitious, this list shows that within the theory proposed by P.
Classical dense matter physics:some basic methods and results
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