Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To value too highly.

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To prize excessively; to overvalue.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To prize excessively; to overvalue.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

over- +‎ prize. See overpraise.

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