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blowing up out proportion

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Synonyms for blowing up out proportion

verb exaggerate
  • amplify
  • boast
  • boost
  • brag
  • caricature
  • color
  • corrupt
  • distort
  • embroider
  • emphasize
  • enlarge
  • exalt
  • expand
  • fabricate
  • falsify
  • fudge
  • heighten
  • hike
  • inflate
  • blow out of proportion
  • blow up out of proportion
  • build up
  • cook up
  • go to extremes
  • i

Antonyms for blowing up out proportion

  • abridge
  • be modest
  • compress
  • condense
  • contract
  • curtail
  • decrease
  • deprecate
  • lessen
  • lower
  • reduce
  • shorten
  • shrink
  • tell truth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.