Student Thesaurus

One entry found for exaggerate.
Entry Word: exaggerate
Function: verb
Text: 1 to add to the interest of by including made-up details <the American colonist John Smith is believed by historians to have exaggerated his adventures> -- see EMBROIDER
2 to describe or express in too strong terms <it would be impossible to exaggerate the importance of this entrance exam> -- see OVERSTATE