Definition of 'overstate'
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To suggest that she pretended with him would be to overstate: she did not exactly pretend, but played, as it were, to his idea of himself. INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
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Used Occasionally. overstate is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'overstate'
British English: overstate VERB
If you say that someone is overstating something, you mean they are describing it in a way that makes it seem more important or serious than it really is.
The authors no doubt overstated their case with a view to catching the public's attention.
Definition of overstate from the Collins English Dictionary
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