Definitions of Overrated

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Usage examples for Overrated

  1. As time went on, he resumed, the new partner found that the value of the business at Antwerp had been greatly overrated – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  2. Yet he has, no doubt, overrated the one and underrated the other. – Wake-Robin by John Burroughs
  3. I know that the bracing influence of a holy cause has been tremendously overrated for under the laugh I felt myself pass into a status of universal shrinking until I feared that I might entirely disappear, leaving a wonder about the empty saddle. – Dwellers in the Hills by Melville Davisson Post
  4. When the morning dawned, the wives begged to be taken home, convinced that the charms of camping- out were greatly overrated – Locusts and Wild Honey by John Burroughs
  5. I believe myself that both Mabel and Lucy overrated Francis Lingen's attentions. – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett