What does exaggerated mean?

Definitions for exaggerated

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word exaggerated.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exaggerated, overdone, overstated(adj)

    represented as greater than is true or reasonable

    "an exaggerated opinion of oneself"

  2. exaggerated, magnified, enlarged(adj)

    enlarged to an abnormal degree

    "thick lenses exaggerated the size of her eyes"


  1. exaggerated(Adjective)

    That has been described as greater than it actually is; abnormally increased or enlarged.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exaggerated

    of Exaggerate

  2. Exaggerated(adj)

    enlarged beyond bounds or the truth


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exaggerated in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exaggerated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Maria Moldes:

    They are bizarre, exaggerated, eccentric.

  2. Alfred Adler:

    Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority.

  3. The Romania-born Vizer:

    The cost of $450 million to establish a digital channel seems exaggerated.

  4. Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul:

    I think the rumors of my demise are somewhat exaggerated, to say the least.

  5. W. Somerset Maugham:

    Like all weak men he laid an exaggerated stress on not changing one's mind.

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