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English verb: oversimplify

1. oversimplify (social) simplify to an excessive degree

SamplesDon't oversimplify the problem.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)exaggerate, overdo

2. oversimplify (change) make too simple

SamplesDon't oversimplify the instructions.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)simplify

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