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exaggerate

verb /iɡˈzӕdʒəreit/
to make (something) appear to be, or describe it as, greater etc than it really is
übertreiben, hervorheben
You seem to be exaggerating his faults That dress exaggerates her thinness.
to go beyond the truth in describing something etc
übertreiben
You can’t trust her. She always exaggerates.
exaggeration noun the act of exaggerating.
die Übertreibung
an exaggerated description, term etc
die Übertreibung
To say she is beautiful is an exaggeration, but she does have nice eyes.
Translations of “exaggerate”
in Korean 과장하다…
in Arabic يُبالِغ…
in French exagérer…
in Italian esagerare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誇張, 誇大, 對…言過其實…
in Russian преувеличивать…
in Turkish abartmak, mübalağa etmek…
in Polish przesadzać, wyolbrzymiać…
in Spanish exagerar…
in Portuguese exagerar…
in Catalan exagerar…
in Japanese 誇張する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 夸张, 夸大, 对…言过其实…
(Definition of exaggerate from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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