What is another word for overstate?

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[ ˌə͡ʊvəstˈe͡ɪt], [ ˌə‍ʊvəstˈe‍ɪt], [ ˌəʊ_v_ə_s_t_ˈeɪ_t]

Similar words: overstatement, hyperbole, understate

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    Overstate is a term most often used to describe when someone exaggerates the facts in order to make a point. It is often used as a form of exaggeration satire or to make an outrageous claim that is not actually true. This term is derived from the Old French overstate, meaning "to exceed the mark" or "to state too much.

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