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English definition of “exaggerate”


verb [I, T]     /ɪɡˈzædʒəreɪt/
to make something seem larger, better, worse, etc than it really is: Don't exaggerate - it didn't cost that much!Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
(Definition of exaggerate verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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