Example sentences for: oversimplify

How can you use “oversimplify” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • "When there is a need to make others wrong," Tannen argues, "the temptation is great to oversimplify" and to "seize upon the weakest examples, ignore facts that support your opponent's views, and focus only on those that support yours."

  • She refuses "to oversimplify, overanalyze or sentimentalize," says the New York Times Book Review 's Anna Quindlen.

  • (OK, that was in the Times the next day, not actually a part of the series, and I may oversimplify.)

  • To oversimplify: In high school the jocks are on top (unless, of course, armed losers storm the cafeteria one day and mow them down).

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