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overvalue

[oh-ver-val-yoo] /ˌoʊ vərˈvæl yu/
verb (used with object), overvalued, overvaluing.
1.
to value too highly; put too high a value on:
They should be careful not to overvalue the property.
Origin of overvalue
1590-1600
1590-1600; over- + value
Related forms
overvaluation, noun
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  • Every one of us is subject to alternations of overvaluation and undervaluation of ourselves.

    Over the Teacups Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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