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overqualified in Education topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishoverqualifiedo‧ver‧qual‧i‧fied /ˌəʊvəˈkwɒlɪfaɪd◂ $ ˌoʊvərˈkwɑː-/ adjective 🔊 🔊 SEif you are overqualified for a particular job, you have more experience or training than is needed opp underqualified 🔊 I’m having trouble finding another job – everyone says I’m overqualified.
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overqualifiedI'm having trouble finding a job - everyone says I'm overqualified.You may find that an overqualified person will quickly become dissatisfied and leave.