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talk big

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  • as inoverdo
  • as inpreach
  • as inprofess
  • as inbluster
  • as inboast
  • as indeclaim
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Synonyms for talk big

verb go to extremes; carry too far
  • exaggerate
  • overestimate
  • overplay
  • overrate
  • overreach
  • overstate
  • overuse
  • overvalue
  • amplify
  • belabor
  • fatigue
  • hype
  • magnify
  • overburden
  • overindulge
  • overload
  • overtax
  • overtire
  • overwork
  • pressure
  • puff
  • stretch
  • be intemperate
  • bite off too much
  • do to death
  • drive oneself
  • go overboard
  • go too far
  • lay it on
  • make federal case
  • not know when to stop
  • pile on
  • run into the ground
  • run riot
  • strain oneself
  • talk big
  • wear down
  • wear oneself out

Antonyms for talk big

  • play down
  • compress
  • decrease
  • lessen
  • ignore
  • neglect
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to talk big

bluster

verb. bully, intimidate
  • badger
  • boast
  • brag
  • brazen
  • browbeat
  • bulldoze
  • cow
  • crow
  • domineer
  • gloat
  • hector
  • rant
  • rave
  • ride the high horse
  • roar
  • roister
  • shoot off one's mouth
  • show off
  • storm
  • strut
  • swagger
  • swell
  • talk big
  • vapor
  • vaunt
  • yap
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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