Definition of 'exaggerated'
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Everything she knew, or thought she had known, was second-hand, probably exaggerated, useless to her now. WHEN THE APRICOTS BLOOM (2001)The driver was asking, with exaggerated indifference, about Americans. THE LAST RAVEN (2001)He drove with the exaggerated care of a man undergoing a driving test. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
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British English: exaggerated ADJECTIVE
Something that is exaggerated is or seems larger, better, worse, or more important than it actually needs to be.
They should be sceptical of exaggerated claims for what such courses can achieve.
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