Meaning of “overrated” in the English Dictionary

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"overrated" in British English

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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.

(Definition of “overrated” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overrated" in American English

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overratedadjective

us /ˌoʊ·vərˈreɪ·t̬ɪd/

(of something) considered to be better than it really is:

After seeing the award-winning movie, we decided it was overrated.

(Definition of “overrated” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)