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exaggerate

see definition of exaggerate
  • verboverstate, embellish
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Synonyms for exaggerate

verb overstate, embellish

Antonyms for exaggerate

  • compress
  • contract
  • decrease
  • ignore
  • lessen
  • play down
  • abridge
  • be modest
  • deprecate
  • lower
  • reduce
  • shrink
  • depreciate
  • minimize
  • understate
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aggravates

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aggravating

verb. cause to become worse

amplified

verb. increase in size or effect

amplifies

verb. increase in size or effect
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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