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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have made to seem larger or greater than it really is.

Usage examples (40)
  • The importance and unimportance of the self cannot be exaggerated.
  • Thick lenses exaggerated the size of her eyes
  • Verb (used with object) : to exaggerate the difficulties of a situation. ,Those shoes exaggerate the size of my feet
  • Verb (used without object) : a person who is always exaggerating for more
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