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Synonyms for hype

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ballyhoo, hoopla, hype, plug(verb)

    blatant or sensational promotion

    chew, wad, nag, spark plug, plug, sparking plug, quid, hack, stopple, fireplug, ballyhoo, jade, chaw, cud, stopper, male plug, hoopla, fire hydrant

  2. hype(verb)

    publicize in an exaggerated and often misleading manner

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    threshing, fanfare

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  1. Lawrence Smart:

    Many of these things have not been properly studied in these controlled experiments and may or may not live up to the hype.

  2. Greg Laemmle:

    When a film attracts this kind of hype, there has to be concerns, as long as we’re not being irresponsible in terms of addressing patron safety.

  3. Raymond Lee:

    The pricing on Alibaba’s bonds did not reflect a China risk premium in our view, and was priced more like a US credit, given the solid demand from the US investor base and hype around the IPO.

  4. Li Ganjie:

    As our country's ecological protection efforts continuously increase in strength, some views in society hype up the impact of environmental protection on economic development, and we must clear-headedly and resolutely oppose this.

  5. Jim Jordan:

    Democrats have been trying to impeach the President since the beginning of this Congress, michael Cohens testimony was a bust. John Deans testimony was a waste of time. The Robert Muellers report did not live up to the hype.

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