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be stretching it

to be going further than the truth: She's very clever, but it's stretching it a bit to call her a genius.
Translations of “be stretching it”
in Chinese (Traditional) 誇大事實, 言過其實…
in Chinese (Simplified) 夸大事实, 言过其实…
(Definition of be stretching it from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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