1. extremely agitated; extremely upset
1. When she came home, she appeared to be extremely overwrought, and it took me fifteen minutes to calm her down.
2. overly elaborated; made too complex
2. I liked their original version of the song, with just guitar and voice, but the new version with orchestra and choir seems overwrought to me.
wrought sounds lik drought. during drought people run mad behind food. they are in a state of agitation over+wrought => remember wrought iron. Which has become so due to agitation and hysterisis. sounds like OVER HOT