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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make too high an estimate of.

Usage examples (38)
  • One explanation given for the finding was that men tended to "overrate" the severity of cold and flu symptoms.
  • “I am afraid you greatly overrate my good nature.”
  • “You overrate my interest, Miss Bellenden,” said Lord
  • Wotton did not overrate the persuasiveness of the Jesuits. for more
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