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ˌoʊ vərˈreɪtover·rate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overestimate, overrateverb

    make too high an estimate of

    "He overestimated his own powers"


  1. overrateverb

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overrate

    ō-vėr-rāt′, v.t. to rate or value too high.—n. O′verrate, an excessive estimate or rate.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overrate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overrate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of overrate in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    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.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    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!

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