verb (used with object), o·ver·rat·ed, o·ver·rat·ing.
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During a discussion of the Philadelphia Eagles’ early-season struggles, Limbaugh suggested that quarterback Donovan McNabb was overrated because of his skin color.Nearly 20 years ago, Rush Limbaugh lost his ESPN job because he wouldn’t stick to sports|Matt Bonesteel|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
So let the Tea people keep launching their cannonade, and let the establishment overrate Christie.The Wrong Election Takeaways From Christie’s Win, Virginia, and More|Michael Tomasky|November 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Henriette could not overrate the importance of early familiarity with the difference between right and wrong.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
It is hard to overrate the consequences of the fall of New Orleans.Four Years in Rebel Capitals|T. C. DeLeon
Political importance of the assemblage It is difficult to overrate the political importance of this great gathering.Forty-one years in India|Frederick Sleigh Roberts
One can scarcely overrate the importance of thus holding fast to happiness and hope.Discourses in America|Matthew Arnold
The country is now on the eve of an election the importance of which it would be impossible to overrate.