Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To value too highly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To prize excessively; to overvalue.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To prize excessively; to overvalue.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To value or prize at too high a rate.
  • To surpass in value.

Etymologies

over- +‎ prize. See overpraise. (Wiktionary)

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