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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make seem larger or greater than it really is.

Usage examples (40)
  • Never exaggerate your faults. Your friends will attend to that.
  • Tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery
  • REID: Well, I think that we kind of exaggerate where people sit.
  • How can you "exaggerate" Thousands of jobs being lost pretty much daily. for more
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