Example sentences for: overreact

How can you use “overreact” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In the first place, currency markets are markets , which means that they will occasionally overreact (as currency traders seem to have done to the news that the Japanese economy actually grew in the last quarter, albeit at a minuscule rate).

  • Stressed-out kids are more likely to be listless when they're not tense and to overreact as adults.

  • Of course, investors overreact, in both directions.

  • He concluded: "So I urge [other nations] not to overreact, to make clear their opposition to what the Senate did, but to stay with us and believe in the United States, because the American people want us to lead toward nonproliferation."

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