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exaggeration

US [ɪɡˌzædʒəˈreɪʃ(ə)n]
UK [ɪɡ.zædʒə'reɪʃ(ə)n]
  • n.夸张;夸大;言过其实
  • Web夸大之词;夸张性;夸张表现
Plural Form:exaggerations  
exaggeration
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n.
1.
夸张;夸大;言过其实a statement or description that makes sth seem larger, better, worse or more important than it really is; the act of making a statement like this
a slight/gross/wild exaggeration
有点╱明显的╱过于夸张
It would be an exaggeration to say I knew her well─I only met her twice.
说我非常了解她不免言过其实,我只见过她两次。
It's no exaggeration to say that most students have never read a complete Shakespeare play.
说大多数同学从未读过一部完整的莎士比亚戏剧一点也不夸张。
He told his story simply and without exaggeration.
他简单扼要、毫不夸张地讲述了自己的故事。

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