[oh-ver-uh-cheev] /ˌoʊ vər əˈtʃiv/
verb (used without object), overachieved, overachieving.
to perform, especially academically, above the potential indicated by tests of one’s mental ability or aptitude.
to perform better or achieve more than expected, especially by others.
(intransitive) to perform (for example, in examinations) better than would be expected on the basis of one’s age or talents
also overachiever, 1953, from over- + agent noun of achieve. Related: Over-achieve; over-achieving.
[oh-ver-akt] /ˌoʊ vərˈækt/ verb (used with or without object) 1. to in an exaggerated manner. /ˌəʊvərˈækt/ verb 1. to act or behave in an exaggerated manner, as in a theatrical production Also overplay v. 1610s, “to go too far in action,” from over- + act (v.). Meaning “to play a part with too much emphasis, […]
[oh-ver-ak-tiv] /ˌoʊ vərˈæk tɪv/ adjective 1. exceptionally or excessively ; too . /ˌəʊvərˈæktɪv/ adjective 1. inordinately active 2. (of the thyroid or adrenal gland, nervous system, etc) functioning at too high a capacity
[ak-tuh-veyt] /ˈæk təˌveɪt/ verb (used with object), activated, activating. 1. to make active; cause to function or act. 2. Physics. 3. to aerate (sewage) in order to accelerate decomposition of impure organic matter by microorganisms. 4. Chemistry. 5. to place (a military unit or station) on an active status in an assigned capacity. /ˈæktɪˌveɪt/ verb […]
[uh-kyoot] /əˈkyut/ adjective 1. sharp or severe in effect; intense: acute sorrow; an acute pain. 2. extremely great or serious; crucial; critical: an acute shortage of oil. 3. (of disease) brief and severe (opposed to ). 4. sharp or penetrating in intellect, insight, or perception: an acute observer. 5. extremely sensitive even to slight details […]