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overblown

adjective     /ˌəʊ.vəˈbləʊn/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚˈbloʊn/ disapproving
bigger or more important than it should be: an overblown news story Sir Neville's conducting is precise and delicate , never overblown.Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
(Definition of overblown adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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