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tr.v. o·ver·praised, o·ver·prais·ing, o·ver·prais·es
To praise excessively.
References in classic literature ?
Serpent, thy overpraising leaves in doubt The vertue of that Fruit, in thee first prov'd: But say, where grows the Tree, from hence how far?
Instead of admitting their mistakes, America's leaders have worked to obscure them by endlessly overpraising our "warriors" as so many universal heroes .
Meanwhile, wildy overpraising the C-listers' ineptitude, the dreadful judges insulted our intelligence.