Synonyms for exaggerate
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- 1. overstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyperbolise, magnify, amplify, misinform, mislead
- usage: to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth; "tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery"
- 2. overdo, exaggerate, make, do
- usage: do something to an excessive degree; "He overdid it last night when he did 100 pushups"