past the stage of full bloom
- stout; obese
- overdone; excessive
- pompous or bombastic
Past participle of overblow.
- Excessive, exaggerated, or overdone: overblown decorations; overblown threats.
- Full of empty or pretentious language; bombastic: overblown oratory.
Origin of overblownAdj., from over- + blown, past participle of blow1.
Past the stage of full bloom: overblown roses.
Origin of overblownover– + blown, past participle of blow3.
(comparative more overblown, superlative most overblown)
- Past participle of overblow