What does exaggerating mean?

Definitions for exaggerating

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Exaggerating

    of Exaggerate

  2. Exaggerating(adj)

    that exaggerates; enlarging beyond bounds


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exaggerating in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exaggerating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Praveen:

    That's exaggerating the anxiety.

  2. Norman Zalkind:

    If she hadn't lied about certain injuries and had told the truth instead of exaggerating, she would have probably gotten some money anyway.

  3. Titus Tang:

    I don't think I'm exaggerating when I say that 99 percent of research work does not end up as' product', it's very hard to predict what would turn out, otherwise it wouldn't be called research.

  4. Yang Yujun:

    Certain countries are roping in countries from outside the region to get involved in the South China Sea issue, putting on a big show of force, deliberately exaggerating the tense atmosphere in the region, this way of doing things will not have a beneficial effect on the situation in the South China Sea.

  5. Daniel J. Boorstin:

    It is only a short step from exaggerating what we can find in the world to exaggerating our power to remake the world. Expecting more novelty than there is, more greatness than there is, and more strangeness than there is, we imagine ourselves masters of a plastic universe. But a world we can shape to our will is a shapeless world.

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