overstate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To state in exaggerated terms. See Synonyms at exaggerate.
    • to convey in also strong terms; to exaggerate.
  • verb:
    • To exaggerate; to mention or claim in excess.
    • to expand beyond bounds or the truth
  • others:
    • To exaggerate in declaration; express or declare in too powerful terms.

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