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See definition of overestimated on Dictionary.com
  • as inexaggerated
  • as ininflated
  • as inoverrated

synonyms for overestimated

  • abstract
  • distorted
  • excessive
  • extravagant
  • fabricated
  • false
  • farfetched
  • hyperbolic
  • inflated
  • magnified
  • melodramatic
  • overblown
  • overwrought
  • preposterous
  • pretentious
  • stylized
  • unrealistic
  • amplified
  • bouncing
  • embroidered
  • exalted
  • overdone
  • steep
  • strained
  • a bit thick
  • artificial
  • caricatural
  • fabulous
  • fantastic
  • hammy
  • highly colored
  • histrionic
  • histrionical
  • impossible
  • out of proportion
  • overkill
  • schmaltzy
  • sensational
  • spectacular
  • tall
  • too much
  • too-too

antonyms for overestimated

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  • actual
  • believable
  • calm
  • factual
  • moderate
  • real
  • realistic
  • reasonable
  • sensible
  • straight
  • depreciated
  • minimized
  • played down
  • reduced
  • understated
  • unembellished
  • unexaggerated
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    How to use overestimated in a sentence

    But he had overestimated the strength of his Russians; they were too exhausted to strike quickly.
    THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
    The debt which Rome owed to the military ability of Marius can hardly be overestimated.
    THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
    The value of convict labor has been generally overestimated.
    THE HISTORY OF TASMANIA , VOLUME II (OF 2)JOHN WEST
    The reproduction of the myth and poem both orally and in written papers is an exercise whose value cannot be overestimated.
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    And Diana watched the little scene from the top of the stairs and wondered if she had overestimated her own power to endure.
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    And yet Mary had either overestimated her powers or placed too low a value on the cunning of her brother.
    THE SLAVE OF SILENCEFRED M. WHITE
    The mental, moral and physical growth attained through participation in games cannot be overestimated.
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    It may be added that, in my humble opinion, the function of a critic as an arbiter of literary taste is measurably overestimated.
    THE BUILDING OF A BOOKVARIOUS
    The necessary size of the pan to be used should be overestimated rather than underestimated.
    WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 5WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
    I think the Phantoms talents have been grossly overestimated.
    THE GRAY PHANTOM'S RETURNHERMAN LANDON
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