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Overstate Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth; "tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South'' imagery"

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  • What Motivates You?
    It would be hard to overstate how important meaningful work is to all of us. Those who have found deeper meaning in their careers find their days much more energizing and satisfying and count their employment as one of their greatest sources of joy and pride. Read more on this news related to 'Overstate'
  • Figures exaggerate jobs strength
    The labour market appears to be improving, but figures released on Thursday overstate its strength.         Read more on this news related to 'Overstate'
  • ‘The Voice’ finale: Why Craig Wayne Boyd was never an underdog
    It's a lesson we cannot overstate about reality singing competitions: Never count out the country singer. Read more on this news related to 'Overstate'

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