make too high an estimate of
"He overestimated his own powers"
To esteem too highly; to give greater praise than due.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ō-vėr-rāt′, v.t. to rate or value too high.—n. O′verrate, an excessive estimate or rate.
The numerical value of overrate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of overrate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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Do not underrate others, do not underrate yourself, and do not underrate anything! Do not overrate others, do not overrate yourself, and do not overrate anything!
A learned person underrates own intelligence & overvalues others importance, so remains in public largely shy; the foolish people overrate own importance & undervalue others intelligence, so often publicly lie.
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