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overrated

[ oh-ver-rey-tid ]
/ ˌoʊ vərˈreɪ tɪd /
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adjective

too highly rated or praised: I don’t know why that coach was so sought-after; he’s an overrated blowhard and has accomplished nothing.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of overrated

over- + rated
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