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Adjective
That has been described as greater or better than it actually is
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“Such people tend to emphasize the separate status of their religion and attach an exaggerated importance to dress or behavior.”
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Embellished to the point of being false or untrue
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“Miller earned a tidy sum for his inaccurate reportage from the Klondike, and perhaps as much for his subsequent exaggerated recounting of his adventures on vaudeville and lecture stages.”
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Presented in vividly shocking or sensational terms
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Exaggerated and excessively dramatic
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Showy in speech and given to using flowery or elaborate terms
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Not sensible or restrained
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Not genuinely meaning what has been expressed
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Having become or been made larger
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Intended to impress in a showy manner
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Given an undue amount of credit for quality or merit in a field
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Gonzo or biased
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Unnatural, artificial or fake in nature
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Exaggerated
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Idealistic, especially to the point of being unrealistic
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Sumptuously rich, elaborate, or luxurious
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Willing, or inclined, to take chances or risks
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(of a statement) Taking no account of particular cases or exceptions
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Exalted
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Sickly-sweet
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(of colour) Dark and highly saturated
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Of the highest quality
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Characterized by extreme force, degree, or strength
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Using or characterized by irony
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Creating needless worry or panic
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To have intensified
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To have expressed in greater detail
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Past tense for to describe or express in too exaggerated terms
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“He was apt to exaggerate any aches and pains.”
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Past tense for to express or describe in exaggerated terms
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Past tense for to make great or greater in status or value
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Past tense for to tell an untruth or falsehood
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Past tense for to (excessively) boast about one's accomplishments, qualities, or possessions
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Past tense for to make a burlesque parody of
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Past tense for to react too much or too intensely
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Past tense for to regard something as special or ideal, especially unjustifiably
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Past tense for stretch the truth
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Past tense for to interpret erroneously, to understand incorrectly
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Past tense for to give greater praise than due
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Past tense for to make a false show or pretence of
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