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overstate

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌəʊvəˈsteɪt/
to talk about something in a way that makes it seem more important than it really isExaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
Translations of “overstate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…講得過分, 誇大…
in Russian преувеличивать…
in Turkish mübalağa etmek, abartmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…讲得过分, 夸大…
in Polish wyolbrzymiać, przesadzać z…
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