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Synonyms for overplay
ˌoʊ vərˈpleɪover·play

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overact, ham it up, ham, overplayverb

    exaggerate one's acting

    Synonyms:
    ham, overact, ham it up

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How to use overplay in a sentence?

  1. Cory Jacob:

    There's definitely more smiles around the province after the rain, but we can't overplay the fact that there was damage done.

  2. Mark Fitzpatrick:

    The most difficult compromises have already been made, but the Iranians could overplay their hand on the incorrect assumption that Obama needs a deal more than they do.

  3. Lindsey Graham:

    He's put a focus on border security unlike any other president. That's a good thing. Just don't overplay your hand.

  4. International Tennis Federation:

    These amendments reduce concerns of overplay for players who reach the latter stages of all three events — singles, doubles and mixed doubles.


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  • sobreactuar, exagerarSpanish
  • overdrijven, overacteren, uitslaan, overschatten, dramatiserenDutch

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