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hyperbolize (verb), hyperbolizes; hyperbolized; hyperbolizing
To use deliberate and obvious exaggerations about something for effect: Mark obviously hyperbolized about how he was mistreated when he didn't have enough money to pay for all of the books that he wanted to buy from the bookstore.
1. Expressed with exaggeration or an over statement.
2. In rhetoric or speaking, amplification; a representation of things beyond the truth; hyperbolical representation, whether of good or evil.
3. In painting, a method of giving a representation of things too strong for the life.
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