How do I exaggerate

German-English translation for "exaggerate"

"exaggerate" English translation


  • overdo, carry (oder | orod take) (something | somethingsth) too far (oder | orod to extremes)
    exaggerate an activity
    overdo it with
    exaggerate an activity
    exaggerate an activity
  • she carries her thrift (iness) too far, she is overthrifty
  • he shouldn't exaggerate his claims
    he shouldn't exaggerate his claims
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  • exaggerate
    exaggerate a narrative, report, etc.
    overstate
    exaggerate a narrative, report, etc.
    exaggerate a narrative, report, etc.
  • you exaggerate his weaknesses [virtues]
    you exaggerate his weaknesses [good points]
    you exaggerate his weaknesses [virtues]
  • in his story he exaggerated the dangers
  • overact
    exaggerate theater | theater, theaterTHEAT role
    overplay
    exaggerate theater | theater, theaterTHEAT role
    exaggerate theater | theater, theaterTHEAT role
Fears of imminent major hostilities are clearly overblown.
Fears of major, imminent hostilities are clearly exaggerated.
You have been almost excessive in your brevity.
You have been almost overly brief.
This is not an unreasonable apprehension.
This fear is not exaggerated.
This perception is exaggerated, especially in the US.
This perception is exaggerated, especially in the US.
He was given roughly a 40% chance of survival, which was probably an overestimate.
He was given a 40% chance of survival, which was probably an exaggeration.
In the Commission's opinion, it is no exaggeration to say that we have made a good start.
The Commission believes that it is no exaggeration to say that it got off to a good start.
That would be draconian and excessive.
I think that's draconian and exaggerated.
These concerns turned out to have been overstated.
This concern has proven to be exaggerated.
Fears of a hard landing are overblown.
Hard landing fears are exaggerated.
Another thing that is exaggerated is the transfers of money.
Another thing that is going over the top is the money transfers.
This to me is also taking an extreme view.
I also think that is an exaggeration.
I suspect, however, that fears of an outright recession in China are vastly overblown.
Of course, I suspect that fears of a real recession in China are enormously exaggerated.
Moreover, these numbers overstate the benefits.
These numbers exaggerate the benefits.

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