As verbs the difference between overstate and exaggerated
is that overstate
is to exaggerate; to state or claim too much while exaggerated
As an adjective exaggerated is
that has been described as greater than it actually is; abnormally increased or enlarged.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To exaggerate; to state or claim too much.
- I think it is overstating matters to say that an hour online is spending all night on the computer.
- He was suggested not to overstate at the interview.
That has been described as greater than it actually is; abnormally increased or enlarged.