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To describe it as depression would be an exaggeration – she was just not very happy.
We've had the worst rain since the Biblical flood – well, maybe that's a slight exaggeration.
To say that the government has failed is a gross exaggeration.
It is no exaggeration to say that Jackson was one of the most influential politicians of the 20th century.
This is the British English definition of exaggeration. View American English definition of exaggeration.