Synonyms of exaggeration


1. hyperbole, exaggeration, trope, figure of speech, figure, image

usage: extravagant exaggeration

2. exaggeration, increase, step-up

usage: the act of making something more noticeable than usual; "the dance involved a deliberate exaggeration of his awkwardness"

3. exaggeration, overstatement, magnification, misrepresentation, deceit, deception

usage: making to seem more important than it really is

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