Definition of 'overestimate'
Example sentences containing 'overestimate'
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`I'm sure you overestimate our importance," Tamara said. THE BROKEN GOD (1977)Don't overestimate your importance in the operation," Saisse retorted disdainfully. CODE BREAKER (1977)
Besides, Mr. Hartheim, as I said earlier, I think you overestimate my influence with her. THE THORN BIRDS (1977)
Trends of 'overestimate'
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Translations for 'overestimate'
British English: overestimate /ˌəʊvərˈɛstɪˌmeɪt/ VERB
If you overestimate someone or something, you think that they are better, bigger, or more important than they really are.
Supermarkets often overestimate how much they might sell.
- American English: overestimate
- Arabic: يُغَالِي فِي الْتَقْدِيرِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: superestimar
- Chinese: 估计过高
- Croatian: precijeniti
- Czech: přecenit
- Danish: overvurdere
- Dutch: overschatten
- European Spanish: sobrestimar
- Finnish: yliarvioida
- French: surestimer
- German: überschätzen
- Greek: υπερεκτιμώ
- Italian: sopravvalutare
- Japanese: 過大評価する
- Korean: 과대 평가하다
- Norwegian: overvurdering
- Polish: przecenić wartość
- European Portuguese: sobrestimar
- Romanian: a supraestima
- Russian: переоценивать
- Spanish: sobrestimar
- Swedish: överskatta
- Thai: ประเมินมากเกินไป
- Turkish: gözünde büyütmek
- Ukrainian: переоцінювати
- Vietnamese: đánh giá quá cao
Definition of overestimate from the Collins English Dictionary
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