noun. too much emphasis.
- emphasis (English)
- over- (English)
- over- (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word overemphasis
1. Noun, singular or mass
Watch out for warning signs such as an overemphasis on one food group, restriction of food choices and a lack of emphasis on caloric consumption.
2. Verb, base form
As a business owner, your burning desire for business success and profit may contribute to overemphasis on control in operations and decision-making.