Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Verb: overgeneralise  ,ow-vu(r)'jen-(u-)ru,lIz
Usage: Brit (N. Amer: overgeneralize)
  1. Draw too general a conclusion
    "It is dangerous to overgeneralise";
    - overgeneralize

Derived forms: overgeneralised, overgeneralises, overgeneralising

Type of: extrapolate, generalise [Brit], generalize, infer