overpredict


over·pre·dict

verb \ˌō-vər-pri-ˈdikt\

Definition of OVERPREDICT

transitive verb
:  to predict by an amount that exceeds the actual value <overpredict inflation>
over·pre·dic·tion \-ˈdik-shən\ noun

First Known Use of OVERPREDICT

1954

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