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See definition of overpraised on Dictionary.com
  • as inoverrate
  • as inpuff
  • as insweet-talk
  • as inflatter

synonyms for overpraised

  • exaggerate
  • magnify
  • overestimate
  • oversell
  • overvalue
  • exceed
  • overpraise
  • assess too highly
  • build up
  • expect too much of
  • make too much of
  • overassess
  • overesteem
  • overprize
  • overreckon
  • rate too highly
  • think too highly of
  • think too much of
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antonyms for overpraised

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  • play down
  • underrate
  • undervalue
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How to use overpraised in a sentence

Pope laughed at his Pastorals, which had been overpraised by Tickell.
HAUNTED LONDONWALTER THORNBURY
If anything, we rather feared that the famous City of the Sea might turn out to have been overpraised.
CHAMBERS'S EDINBURGH JOURNAL, NO. 425VARIOUS
It was formerly absurdly overpraised, and is in consequence perhaps too much depreciated at the present day.
THE STORY OF FLORENCEEDMUND G. GARDNER
Titian's portrait of the Papal Nuncio Beccadelli , painted in 1552, although a decidedly fine work, has been rather overpraised.
THE STORY OF FLORENCEEDMUND G. GARDNER
Titian's Flora , an early work of the master, charming in its way, has been damaged and rather overpraised.
THE STORY OF FLORENCEEDMUND G. GARDNER
Morris, though greatly overpraised during his life, had hardly any message for the men of his time.
OSCAR WILDE, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)FRANK HARRIS
He extended such a welcome to us as gratified our pride, yet did not make us feel as though we were overpraised.
THE GOLD HUNTER'S ADVENTURESWILLIAM H. THOMES
On the whole, I do not doubt that my works have been over and over again greatly overpraised.
LITTLE MASTERPIECES OF SCIENCE:VARIOUS
It is the favorite of all the poets, and when one comes to see it he does not think it has been a bit overpraised.
FRESH FIELDSJOHN BURROUGHS
His Farmer's Boy, an estimable but much overpraised piece, was published in 1800, and he did other things later.
A HISTORY OF NINETEENTH CENTURY LITERATURE (1780-1895)GEORGE SAINTSBURY
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