Example sentences for: overestimate

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

  • It is impossible to overestimate the importance of the Acropolis to the ancient Greeks.

  • This approach has been shown to overestimate mortality significantly [ 9].

  • These numbers are consistent with key policy documents about point prevalence, but suggest that the 0.5%–1% estimate for lifetime prevalence given in many textbooks is an overestimate.

  • Also, failure to control for individual SES may have caused us to overestimate the effect of neighborhood SES.

  • And while the soundness of expert opinion from journalists such as Fairley or Jane Bryant Quinn or Andrew Tobias is easy to overestimate, surely some training or experience is necessary before you start telling people what to do with their money.

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