Definition Of overstating
express or state too strongly; exaggerate.
I may have overstated my case to make my point
Example Of overstating
At first I thought the article was overstating the extent to which other EU citizens would be paying for the privilege.
But overstating threats and dismissing the concerns of friends does not build a strong alliance.
I don't think I'm overstating their response by suggesting that he had senior members of the commission crawling up the wall with irritation.
I'm overstating the obvious, but try to imagine a successful relationship between a man who loves chalga and a woman who favors Bach.
I'm overstating the point, obviously, but then I always do.