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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OVER-STATE

It is impossible to over-state the extent to which they minister to, and increase the foul sins of, a corrupt and luxurious age.

But there may be a good deal of exaggeration about it, for I have known Adele to over-state a case.

One of the secrets of art is to not over-state yourself—leave something to the imagination.