Exaggeration definition

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A representation of things beyond natural life, in expression, beauty, power, vigor.
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The act of heaping or piling up.
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The act of exaggerating; the act of doing or representing in an excessive manner; a going beyond the bounds of truth, reason, or justice; a hyperbolical representation; hyperbole; overstatement.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
exaggeration
Plural:
exaggerations

Origin of exaggeration

  • From Latin exaggeratio

    From Wiktionary