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synonyms for oversimplify

  • reduce
  • simplify
  • over reduce
See also synonyms for: oversimplification / oversimplified
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How to use oversimplify in a sentence

While this little fable may oversimplify the history of work in America over the past century, it’s not that far off.
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Here are a few oversimplified pieces for the sake of brevity.
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To call it a story about Korean immigrants and the American Dream is to somehow both oversimplify and overspecify its magic.
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Strohminger finds their story intuitive, although perhaps oversimplified.
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Certain conditions predictably lead to high conflict—including oversimplified, binary choices and buried grievances that go unaddressed.
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Instead, it presents the evidence-based concepts of sports nutrition in a way that’s easy to understand but not oversimplified.
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It’s easy to oversimplify these things, but it’s also abundantly clear that they, in combination, represent a shift in the GOP’s electoral focus and professed principles.
THE GOP’S EARMARKS EVOLUTION SAYS A LOT ABOUT ITS TRUMPIAN TURNAARON BLAKEMARCH 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It is folly to attempt to oversimplify that which is of its nature complex.
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