exaggeration Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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exaggerationnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ɪɡˌzædʒ.əˈreɪ.ʃən/
C1 the ​fact of making something ​seemlarger, more ​important, ​better, or ​worse than it really is: Sal ​estimates over 60 ​people were there but I ​think that's a ​slight exaggeration. [+ to infinitive] It would be no exaggeration to say that her ​work has ​savedlives.
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(Definition of exaggeration from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “exaggeration”
in Arabic مُبالَغة…
in Korean 과장…
in Portuguese exagero…
in Catalan exageració…
in Japanese 誇張…
in Chinese (Simplified) 夸张, 夸大, 言过其实…
in Turkish abartı, mübalağa…
in Russian преувеличение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誇張, 誇大, 言過其實…
in Italian esagerazione…
in Polish przesada…
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