Definition of Oversimplifies

1. Verb. (third-person singular of oversimplify) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Oversimplifies

1. oversimplify [v] - See also: oversimplify

Lexicographical Neighbors of Oversimplifies

overshortens
overshot
overshots
oversick
overside
oversides
oversight
oversightly
oversights
oversimple
oversimplification
oversimplifications
oversimplified
oversimplifier
oversimplifiers
oversimplifies (current term)
oversimplify
oversimplifying
oversimplistic
oversimplistically
oversimply
oversing
oversings
oversit
oversize
oversized
oversizes
overskate
overskated
overskates

Literary usage of Oversimplifies

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Intellectual Property: Fees Are Not Always Commensurate with the Costs of by Allen Li (1998)
"The GAO draft response oversimplifies the current fee structure set by Congress, overlooks Congressional precedent in setting fees, and does not address the ..."

2. Aviation Safety: Congressional Hearing edited by Slade Gorton (2000)
"PASS believes that this recommendation dramatically oversimplifies problems with current FARs. Inspectors nationwide agree FAA regulations and aviation ..."

3. A Social Theory of Religious Education by George Albert Coe (1917)
"... how the theory that childhood is doomed to egoism, and that adolescence is spontaneously altruistic, overlooks, oversimplifies, and distorts facts. ..."

4. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"As a description of actual usage, this is something of an oversimplification, and it especially oversimplifies the range of use of ..."

5. Solving Crime Problems in Residential Neighborhoods: Comprehensive Changes by Judith D. Feins (1997)
"... the crime problem may be useful for organizing, but it often oversimplifies the situation. There may be residents who are part of the problem, ..."

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