- Excessively researched.
- 2007 June 3, Robert Christgau, “Combat Rocker”, in New York Times:
- Writing music bios is hard — even generous advances have a way of disappearing before the job is done right, with overresearched childhoods and rushed endgames common, especially if the writer has no academic salary to fall back on.
- 2011, Jane Onsongo, Promoting Gender Equity in Selected Public Universities of Kenya (page 105)
- One senior manager was concerned that gender issues are being overresearched and yet the research findings do not benefit the Kenyan people.