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One entry found for hyperbole.
Main Entry: hy·per·bo·le
Pronunciation: himacr-primarystresspschwar-bschwa-(secondarystress)lemacron
Function: noun
: extravagant exaggeration used to emphasize a point <"mile-high ice cream cones" is an example of hyperbole>
- hy·per·bol·ic /secondarystresshimacr-pschwar-primarystressbäl-ik/ adjective

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