Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of overprize in English:
verb[with object] rare
Value too highly; overrate.
- His mind had in it too much of that intellectual pride which scorns labor, and overprizes victory, to meet with unqualified admiration.
- Though I refrain from overprizing originality, I cannot help valuing novelty at its full worth.
- Parents overprize their children, while they behold them through the vapours of affection.
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