Definitions for overrateˌoʊ vərˈreɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•rateˌoʊ vərˈreɪt(v.t.)-rat•ed, -rat•ing.

  1. to rate or appraise too highly.

Origin of overrate:

1580–90

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overestimate, overrate(verb)

    make too high an estimate of

    "He overestimated his own powers"

Wiktionary

  1. overrate(Verb)

    To esteem too highly; to give greater praise than due.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

overrate(verb)

to think that something is better, stronger, more valuable etc than it really is

Her beauty is overrated.

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