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  • verbexaggerate
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Synonyms for overstated

verb exaggerate
  • amplify
  • emphasize
  • heighten
  • inflate
  • magnify
  • misrepresent
  • overdo
  • overemphasize
  • overestimate
  • boast
  • boost
  • brag
  • embellish
  • embroider
  • enlarge
  • exalt
  • expand
  • fabricate
  • fudge
  • hike
  • lie
  • misquote
  • pad
  • puff
  • blow out of proportion
  • build up
  • lay it on thick
  • misreport
  • play up

Antonyms for overstated

  • compress
  • contract
  • decrease
  • ignore
  • lessen
  • play down
  • abridge
  • be modest
  • deprecate
  • lower
  • reduce
  • shrink
  • simplify
  • tell truth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to overstated

overdone

adjective. excessive
  • elaborate
  • exaggerated
  • extravagant
  • overstated
  • too much

sweeping

adjective. wide-ranging
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.