over-states[ oh-ver-steyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF over-states
Synonyms for over-states
- blow up
- make mountain of molehill
- puff up
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Here, surely, Poe is over-modest; at least he over-states the case against himself.
And that this little book under-states the case rather than over-states it, can be proved by a mass of contemporary evidence.