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


Shakespeare's knowledge of men and women has been overrated.

I find, however, that I have overrated the strength that remains to me.

They feared he had overrated his ability, but were ready to applaud his pluck.

For once his pride and determination had overrated his physical strength.

Yes, the view had certainly not been overrated, and X. was glad he came.

On the whole the literary merit of the treatises has, I think, been overrated.

But Berkeley and Talmash suspected that he overrated the danger.

They are overrated before they are seen, and underrated afterwards.

The importance of such a decision could hardly be overrated.

I will only add that I think the age of this curious piece has been overrated.