how to pronounce overstatement


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overstatement is pronounced in four syllables

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meanings of overstatement


  1. An exaggeration; a statement in excess of what is reasonable.
  2. The tendency to overstate.

overstatement frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word overstatement occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics overstatement can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that overstatement can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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