Translation of "stretch the truth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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stretch the truth

to say something that is not completely honest in order to make someone or something seem better than it really is

言过其实,夸大事实
He was accused of stretching the truth about how much he had helped in the project. 他被指责夸大了自己在整个项目中的作用。

(Translation of “stretch the truth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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