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One entry found for overestimate.
Main Entry: over·es·ti·mate
Pronunciation: secondarystressomacr-vschwa-primarystressres-tschwa-secondarystressmamacrt
Function: verb
: to estimate as being more than the actual size, quantity, or number <overestimated how many would attend>
2 : to place too high a value on : OVERRATE <overestimated his abilities>
- over·es·ti·mate /-mschwat/ noun
- over·es·ti·ma·tion /-secondarystressres-tschwa-primarystressmamacr-shschwan/ noun

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