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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 over·state /-ˈstet/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·state v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overstated; p. pr. & vb. n. Overstating.] To state in too strong terms; to exaggerate.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth; "tended to
          romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South'
          imagery" [syn: exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyerbolise,
           magnify, amplify] [ant: understate]