Definition: to overwhelm with excessively strong language or personality


The salesman came on too strong at the meeting and made the customer angry.

The new employee has some really good skills, but he comes on too strong.  The other employees think he is arrogant and annoying.



About Matt Krause

Matt began his professional life as an import buyer, and since 2006 has been teaching companies how to connect with their investors and clients better. His clients work in Istanbul, London, and Madrid for companies like Allianz, 3M, P&G, Citibank, and Reckitt Benckiser. He also walked across Turkey and wrote a book about it.