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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “pile it on”

pile it on

informal
to say too much, especially giving too much emphasis
过多地谈论;(尤指)夸张,言过其实
You're really piling it on with the compliments tonight, Gareth, aren't you!
你今晚的确恭维得过分了,不是吗,加雷思?
Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
(Definition of pile it on from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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