Example sentences for: overstated

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

  • Granting that the above sampling is hardly scientific, Chatterbox concludes that Global 2000 's pessimism is overstated roughly 50 percent of the time, and justified roughly 50 percent of the time.

  • And if Shalala overstated the child-abuse peril, is she undermining public interest in the problem by making it appear too big and difficult to fix at a reasonable cost?

  • It costs $349, startlingly high for a clock radio but not unreasonable if the claims are not overstated.

  • In deciding what and how to trace, consider the relative risks to the engagement of overstating or understating the conclusions drawn from the data, for example: On the one hand, if you are particularly concerned that questionable cases might not have been entered into the computer system and that as a result, the degree of compliance may be overstated, you should consider tracing from source documents to the database.

  • Investigators believe the company overstated costs and deliberately ordered unnecessary tests to increase Medicare payments.

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