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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A calculation that results in an estimate that is too high; An appraisal that is too high.

Usage examples (35)
  • This kind of overestimation is common, for example in polling concerning the economy.
  • For instance, one human bias is self-overestimation.
  • This is big overestimation of my commitment to conservatives.
  • Creslin smiles faintly at the overestimation of his abilities. for more
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