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  1. exaggerated, overdone, overstatedadjective

    represented as greater than is true or reasonable

    "an exaggerated opinion of oneself"

    Synonyms:
    overdone, magnified, overstated, enlarged

    Antonyms:
    decreased, reduced, moderate

  2. exaggerated, magnified, enlargedadjective

    enlarged to an abnormal degree

    "thick lenses exaggerated the size of her eyes"

    Synonyms:
    overdone, blown-up, magnified, hypertrophied, overstated, enlarged

    Antonyms:
    moderate, reduced, decreased

Editors Contribution

  1. dramatized

    Submitted by anonymous on December 7, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. exaggeratedadjective

    Synonyms:
    overstated, colored, hyperbolical

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How to use exaggerated in a sentence?

  1. Maria Moldes:

    They are bizarre, exaggerated, eccentric.

  2. James Fenimore Cooper:

    America owes most of its social prejudices to the exaggerated religious opinions of the different sects which were so instrumental in establishing the colonies.

  3. Louis Gelormino:

    And that says great things about our ability to have a safe school system and keep everything moving. how can laying off or suspending 28,000, and that's not an exaggerated number, DOE employees not have an effect on the New York City schools, which don't run very efficiently in the best of times.

  4. Barack Obama:

    It was a mind-set characterized by a preference for military action over diplomacy, a mind-set that put a premium on U.S. action over the painstaking work of building international consensus. A mind-set that exaggerated threats beyond what the intelligence supported.

  5. Kaiser Family Foundation:

    Among those who say they will' definitely not' get a vaccine, 75 % say the news is exaggerated. The sharply different views of the vaccinated and unvaccinated help to explain the contentiousness of ongoing policy debates about vaccine mandates.


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