overvalue


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o·ver·val·ue

 (ō′vər-văl′yo͞o)
tr.v. o·ver·val·ued, o·ver·val·u·ing, o·ver·val·ues
To assign too high a value to: overvalued the painting.

o′ver·val′u·a′tion n.

overvalue

(ˌəʊvəˈvæljuː)
vb (tr)
to place too high a value on (something)

overvalue


Past participle: overvalued
Gerund: overvaluing

Imperative
overvalue
overvalue
Present
I overvalue
you overvalue
he/she/it overvalues
we overvalue
you overvalue
they overvalue
Preterite
I overvalued
you overvalued
he/she/it overvalued
we overvalued
you overvalued
they overvalued
Present Continuous
I am overvaluing
you are overvaluing
he/she/it is overvaluing
we are overvaluing
you are overvaluing
they are overvaluing
Present Perfect
I have overvalued
you have overvalued
he/she/it has overvalued
we have overvalued
you have overvalued
they have overvalued
Past Continuous
I was overvaluing
you were overvaluing
he/she/it was overvaluing
we were overvaluing
you were overvaluing
they were overvaluing
Past Perfect
I had overvalued
you had overvalued
he/she/it had overvalued
we had overvalued
you had overvalued
they had overvalued
Future
I will overvalue
you will overvalue
he/she/it will overvalue
we will overvalue
you will overvalue
they will overvalue
Future Perfect
I will have overvalued
you will have overvalued
he/she/it will have overvalued
we will have overvalued
you will have overvalued
they will have overvalued
Future Continuous
I will be overvaluing
you will be overvaluing
he/she/it will be overvaluing
we will be overvaluing
you will be overvaluing
they will be overvaluing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overvaluing
you have been overvaluing
he/she/it has been overvaluing
we have been overvaluing
you have been overvaluing
they have been overvaluing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overvaluing
you will have been overvaluing
he/she/it will have been overvaluing
we will have been overvaluing
you will have been overvaluing
they will have been overvaluing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overvaluing
you had been overvaluing
he/she/it had been overvaluing
we had been overvaluing
you had been overvaluing
they had been overvaluing
Conditional
I would overvalue
you would overvalue
he/she/it would overvalue
we would overvalue
you would overvalue
they would overvalue
Past Conditional
I would have overvalued
you would have overvalued
he/she/it would have overvalued
we would have overvalued
you would have overvalued
they would have overvalued
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.overvalue - assign too high a value to; "You are overestimating the value of your old car"
value - fix or determine the value of; assign a value to; "value the jewelry and art work in the estate"
underestimate, undervalue - assign too low a value to; "Don't underestimate the value of this heirloom-you may sell it at a good price"
Translations

overvalue

[ˌəʊvəˈvæljuː] VTsobrevalorar

overvalue

[ˌəʊvərˈvæljuː] vt [+ currency] → surévaluer

overvalue

[ˌəʊvəˈvæljuː] vtsopravvalutare
References in classic literature ?
Here we cannot help observing, that as there is so much of policy in the lowest life, great men often overvalue themselves on those refinements in imposture, in which they are frequently excelled by some of the lowest of the human species.
Brummelman indicates that parents with the best of intentions may overvalue their children, thinking that will help boost their self-esteem.
In particular, I focus on how powerful forces leading to value destruction are created by situations in which securities markets substantially overvalue a company's equity.