Example sentences for: overhyped

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

  • The Oscars came too late for Europe's Monday morning papers, but Alexander Walker, veteran film critic of the London Evening Standard , wrote in an op-ed piece that the Academy Awards encourage Hollywood's overheated, overhyped obsession with blockbusters, which is strangling the creative spirit.

  • I'm indebted to Republican political maven Rich Galen and his e-mail newsletter "Mullings" for putting the Hillary interview in its proper context: It's the media's "August story," an overhyped journalistic frenzy designed to cover the fact that when the shrinks go on vacation, there is virtually no real news.

  • In fact, says the review, only children are no better off than children in big families, and overpopulation may be an overhyped myth.

  • A cover editorial says the millennium bug is overhyped.

  • The other overhyped controversy that distracts ethicists from the real action is cloning.

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