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hyperbolize

[ hahy-pur-buh-lahyz ]
/ ha瑟藞p蓽r b蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used without object), hy路per路bo路lized, hy路per路bo路liz路ing.
to use hyperbole; exaggerate.
verb (used with object), hy路per路bo路lized, hy路per路bo路liz路ing.
to represent or express with hyperbole or exaggeration.
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Also especially British, hy路per路bo路lise .

Origin of hyperbolize

First recorded in 1590鈥1600; hyperbole + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM hyperbolize

out路hy路per路bo路lize, verb (used with object), out路hy路per路bo路lized, out路hy路per路bo路liz路ing.
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British Dictionary definitions for hyperbolize

hyperbolize

hyperbolise

/ (ha瑟藞p蓽藧b蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb
to express (something) by means of hyperbole
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