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Definition of 'overestimate'

Noun

  1. an appraisal that is too high
       Synonyms: overestimation overvaluation overappraisal
  2. a calculation that results in an estimate that is too high
       Synonyms: overestimation overrating overreckoning

Verb

  1. make too high an estimate of; "He overestimated his own powers"
       Synonyms: overrate
       Antonyms: underestimate underrate
  2. assign too high a value to; "You are overestimating the value of your old car"
       Synonyms: overvalue
       Antonyms: undervalue underestimate undervalue underestimate


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