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OVERSTATED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does overstated mean? 

OVERSTATED (adjective)
  The adjective OVERSTATED has 1 sense:

1. represented as greater than is true or reasonable

  Familiarity information: OVERSTATED used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


OVERSTATED (adjective)


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Meaning:

Represented as greater than is true or reasonable

Synonyms:

exaggerated; overdone; overstated

Context example:

an exaggerated opinion of oneself

Similar:

immoderate (not within reasonable limits)


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