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One entry found for exaggeration.
Entry Word: exaggeration
Function: noun
Text: the representation of something in terms that go beyond the facts <their exaggeration was such that a rainstorm became a hurricane>
Synonyms caricature, coloring, elaboration, embellishment, embroidering, hyperbole, magnification, overstatement, padding, stretching
Related Words amplification, enhancement; fabrication, misrepresentation; fudging, hedging
Near Antonyms belittlement, disparagement, minimizing
Antonyms understatement