What does overstated mean?

Definitions for overstated

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word overstated.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exaggerated, overdone, overstated(adj)

    represented as greater than is true or reasonable

    "an exaggerated opinion of oneself"


  1. overstated(Adjective)

    Having been overstated; exaggerated; stated, displayed, or presented too grandly or prominently.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overstated in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overstated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jay Hauck:

    The case that the U.S. can enhance its geopolitical stance is incredibly overstated.

  2. Kenneth Mukamal:

    At this point we still don't have the level of proof that we want, this is a little overstated.

  3. Brad McMillan:

    There was a knee-jerk reaction to the Trump Jr emails, but it's a not a problem today, so the reaction was overstated.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    What this means can't be overstated, we have broken the old arguments for inaction. We've proved that strong economic growth and a safer environment no longer have to conflict with one another.

  5. Maria Cardona:

    She has an opportunity to wield tremendous power and influence. That can't be overstated. I have seen firsthand how audiences respond to her, big and small, she is going to be a tremendous asset.

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