Definitions for overstatementˌoʊ vərˈsteɪt mənt, ˈoʊ vərˌsteɪt-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exaggeration, overstatement, magnification(noun)

    making to seem more important than it really is

Wiktionary

  1. overstatement(Noun)

    An exaggeration; a statement in excess of what is reasonable.

    The story he gave was something of an overstatement of the facts.

  2. overstatement(Noun)

    The tendency to overstate.

    She had a knack for overstatement.

  3. Origin: overstate + -ment

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overstatement in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overstatement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Fred Allen:

    What's on your mind, if you will allow the overstatement

  2. Deminor Recovery Services:

    The misinformation led to a significant overstatement of profits and hence to an artificially inflated share price during the relevant period.

  3. Zhou Lin:

    Global investors are cannibalising each other. Calling it a market disaster is not an overstatement, the mood of panic is dominating the market... and I don't see any signs of meaningful government intervention.

  4. Zhou Lin:

    Global investors are cannibalizing each other. Calling it a market disaster is not an overstatement, the mood of panic is dominating the market ... And I don't see any signs of meaningful government intervention.

  5. Zhou Lin:

    Global investors are cannibalising each other. Calling it a market disaster is not an overstatement, the mood of panic is dominating the market ... And I don't see any signs of meaningful government intervention.

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