Having been overstated; exaggerated; stated, displayed, or presented too grandly or prominently.
Simple past tense and past participle of overstate.
Overstated Sentence Examples
Hence a complaint that the population is overstated is seldom heard, and hence, also, popular charges of an undercount afford little evidence that the population was really larger than stated by the census.
But the opposition between heavy and liquid modernity does seem rather overstated.