- overstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyerbolise, magnify, amplify - to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth; "tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery"
--1 is one way to misinform, mislead
Antonyms: understate, minimize, minimise, downplay
Derived form: noun overstatement1
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