overstate
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˌəʊ.vəˈsteɪt/
  • (America) IPA: /ˌoʊ.vɚˈsteɪt/
Verb

overstate (overstates, present participle overstating; past and past participle overstated)

  1. To exaggerate; to state or claim too much.
    I think it is overstating matters to say that an hour online is spending all night on the computer.
    He was suggested not to overstate at the interview.
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