hyperbolize

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From hyperbole +‎ -ize.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hyperbolize (third-person singular simple present hyperbolizes, present participle hyperbolizing, simple past and past participle hyperbolized)

  1. (intransitive, now rare) To exaggerate, use hyperbole.
  2. (transitive, now rare) To represent or talk about with hyperbole.