overappraisal
overappraisal overappraisal n. an appraisal that is too high.

Syn: overestimate, overestimation, overvaluation. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • overestimate — Synonyms and related words: aggrandize, amplify, ballyhoo, build up, burlesque, caricature, carry too far, draw the longbow, exaggerate, exaggeration, go to extremes, hyperbolize, idealize, idolize, lay it on, magnify, make much of, overappraisal …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • overestimation — noun 1. an appraisal that is too high (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑overestimate, ↑overvaluation, ↑overappraisal • Derivationally related forms: ↑overvalue (for: ↑overvaluation) …   Useful english dictionary

  • overvaluation — noun 1. an appraisal that is too high • Syn: ↑overestimate, ↑overestimation, ↑overappraisal • Derivationally related forms: ↑overvalue, ↑overestimate (for: ↑overestimation) …   Useful english dictionary

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