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exaggerate /ɪɡˈzædʒəreɪt/ verb [intransitive and transitive]


اغراق امیز کردن ، بیش از حد واقع شرح دادن ، مبالغه کردن در ، گزافه گویی کردن
exaggerate
[verb]
Synonyms: overstate, amplify, embellish, embroider, enlarge, overemphasize, overestimate
Antonyms: understate
Related Idioms: blow up out of (all) proportion, draw the long bow, make the eagle scream
Related Words: hyperbolize, overcolor, romance, romanticize
English Thesaurus: exaggerate, blow something (up) out of all proportion, make too much of something, overemphasize, overstate, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

exaggerate /ɪɡˈzædʒəreɪt/ verb [intransitive and transitive]
[Date: 1500-1600; Language: Latin; Origin: past participle of exaggerare 'to make into a pile', from agger 'pile']
to make something seem better, larger, worse etc than it really is:
I couldn’t sleep for three days – I’m not exaggerating.
it’s easy/difficult/impossible to exaggerate something
It’s difficult to exaggerate the importance of sleep.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

exaggerate
verb
ADV. greatly, grossly, vastly, wildly These figures have been greatly exaggerated.
a little, rather, slightly, somewhat | further | easily The historical significance of these events can be easily exaggerated (= it is easy to think they are more significant than they are).
artificially, deliberately
VERB + EXAGGERATE tend to John does tend to exaggerate slightly.
be easy to | be difficult to, be hard to, be impossible to It is difficult to exaggerate the importance of developing good study habits.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

exaggerate

it is difficult/hard/impossible to exaggerate something (=used to say that something cannot be made to seem more important etc than it already is)
It is difficult to exaggerate the strength of people’s feelings on this matter.
it is easy to exaggerate something
It’s all too easy to exaggerate the importance of these rather minor factors.
exaggerate the importance/significance (of something)
Personally, I think society exaggerates the importance of marriage.
exaggerate the extent of something (=say that the size or degree of something is greater than it really is)
The army exaggerated the extent to which the operation was a success.
exaggerate the impact (of something) (=say the effect or influence of something is worse than it really is)
We believe the Chancellor is exaggerating the impact these proposals will have.
exaggerate the size (of something)
I’m sure Tommy is exaggerating the size of the problem.
exaggerate the effect (of something)
He yawned widely, exaggerating the effect by stretching his arms wide.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


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