overprotect

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v overprotect protect excessively "Don't overprotect your son--he is an adult now!"
    • v overprotect care for like a mother "She fusses over her husband"
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Usage

In literature:

He must protect her to the full extent of his position and powers, but the jury must not feel that she was being overprotected.
"The Trial of Callista Blake" by Edgar Pangborn
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In news:

Some Presidential Advisers Worry That He Could Pay Price During Debates for Being Overprotected.
Adam Sandler voices Dracula, an overprotective father who operates Hotel Transylvania, a vacation refuge for his fellow monsters.
Can a mom be overprotective after Aurora.
Mortal courts Dracula 's overprotected daughter in animated romantic comedy.
Mortal Courts Dracula 's Overprotected Daughter in Animated Romantic Comedy.
I'm Not " Irrational and Overprotective" With Second Baby.
Overprotective Dad Goes To HS Yelling , 'Who's F**king My Daughter.
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