Übersetzung von “exaggerate” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

exaggerate

verb transitive-intransitiveexaggerate /ɪgˈzædʒəˌreɪt/
to make sth seem bigger, better, etc. than it really is
exagérer

He's always exaggerating.
Il exagère toujours.

the threat of war exaggerated by the press
la presse a exagéré la menace de guerre

exaggeration

noun countable-uncountableexaggeration /ɪgˌzædʒəˈreɪʃən/
exagération feminine

Exaggeration is often used in drama.
L'exagération est souvent utilisée au théâtre.

She must weigh 250 pounds - and that's not an exaggeration!
Elle doit peser 125 kilos ; et je n'exagère pas !

exaggerated

adjectiveexaggerated /ɪgˈzædʒəˌreɪtɪd/
exagéré/-ée

an exaggerated story
un récit exagéré

(Übersetzung von “exaggerate” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

exaggerate

verb /iɡˈzӕdʒəreit/

to make (something) appear to be, or describe it as, greater etc than it really is

exagérer
You seem to be exaggerating his faults
That dress exaggerates her thinness.

to go beyond the truth in describing something etc

exagérer
You can’t trust her. She always exaggerates.
exaggeration noun

the act of exaggerating.

exagération

an exaggerated description, term etc

exagération
To say she is beautiful is an exaggeration, but she does have nice eyes.

(Übersetzung von “exaggerate” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)