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overratedadjective

uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈreɪ.tɪd/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚˈreɪ.t̬ɪd/
If something or someone is overrated, that person or thing is considered to be better or more important than they really are: In my opinion, she's a hugely overrated singer.
Translations of “overrated”
in Chinese (Traditional) 被高估的, 評價過高的…
in Russian переоцененный…
in Turkish abartılan, gözünde büyütülen, abartılmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 被高估的, 评价过高的…
in Polish przereklamowany…
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