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  1. overrated(Adjective)

    Given an undue amount of credit for quality or merit in a field; not necessarily related to popularity.

    My sister is an overrated singer.


  1. Overrated

    "Overrated" is a song by English singer Siobhán Donaghy, released as the lead single from her debut studio album Revolution in Me. It was released two years after her controversial departure from girl group the Sugababes. "Overrated" was written by Donaghy, Cameron McVey and Paul Simm, and produced by McVey. It is a guitar-led pop song about the experiences of disappointment and misery. The song received favourable reviews from critics, who praised Donaghy's vocals and McVey's production. The single became her biggest hit to date, reaching the top twenty in the United Kingdom, and achieving chart success in Australia, Ireland, and the Netherlands.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overrated in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overrated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Kenneth Galbraith:

    Modesty is a vastly overrated virtue.

  2. Adair Lara:

    Having something to say is overrated.

  3. Larry McMurtry, "Flim Flam - Essays on Hollywood":

    Mystery is underrated, and understanding is overrated.

  4. Jonny Bowden:

    Sodium is overrated. Most people are not salt sensitive.

  5. Jay Abiona:

    Living carefree is overrated & living cautious is underrated.

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