cannot be overstated


used to say that something is very large or very great
The importance of tomorrow's test cannot be overstated.

Examples of cannot be overstated in a Sentence

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“Cannot be overstated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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