I think it is the reaction to their over-estimation in former times.
Her fertile character was free from all taint of over-estimation of herself.
This is the way the spirit of youth is emasculated, deadened through an over-estimation of one's own value.
Even with a very complete elementary training this is not an over-estimation, assuming that equipment is up to date and complete.
Was this a deliberate boast, self-deception, or merely an over-estimation of morbid feelings?
The possible cause of the over-estimation by the Board of Control is to be found in its method of computation.
Over-estimation consists in thinking too highly of another person in consequence of our love for him.
The over-estimation of these performances is no longer a tendency, but an established custom.
But we must inure ourselves, in the biography of Petrarch, to his over-estimation of favourites in the article of morals.
He simply gives warning against an over-estimation of the theory.