overhype

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o·ver·hype

 (ō′vər-hīp′)
tr.v. o·ver·hyped, o·ver·hyp·ing, o·ver·hypes Slang
To promote or publicize to excess: Promoters grossly overhyped the movie.

overhype

(ˌəʊvəˈhaɪp)
vb (tr)
to promote excessively
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Third, what a great inducement Chelsea now offer the finest young prospects in world football: "Come to Stamford Bridge, do well and we'll make you a psychological threat to our overhyped superstars when they hit a dip in form.
DOWNTON Abbey becoming merely an overhyped, glorified soap.
Kids will pick up the voices of these overhyped people and by the time they are adults God knows how many of our accents will be lost.
He found a solution in natural skin care products, after he dealt with overhyped alternatives.
It has more Six Nations players in it than any other league and Kingsley Jones was right in what he said about the overhyped Aviva and the coverage it gets compared to the Pro12.
Results say otherwise, but with half the hosts' last 10 games against sides in and around the Euro slots the prices say trust a pragmatic approach against overhyped Tottenham.
Not only is it your first port of call for Welsh rugby news, views and videos but those who really enjoy the game are heading straight to our Fun Stuff section for the World XV who could have played for Wales, the most irritating Englishmen and the overhyped headlines from this year's tournament.
In its early days, 3DTV was greatly overhyped and there were unreasonable
Fellowes should stick to rewriting Shakespeare: even those tawdry plagiarisms can't be worse than the turgid, overhyped misery of the last series of Downton.
It saddens me that Christmas has become so commercialised and overhyped that its true meaning has become lost beneath the welter of fairy lights, tinsel and extravagant presents.
YOU CANNOT BE SERIOUS Grigor Dimitrov Tennis's most overhyped act was sent packing 3-6 7-6 3-6 6-4 11-9 by bog-standard Grega Zemlja on Court Three yesterday.
And once again, Bond has been overhyped in the cinema.