overexaggerate

overexaggerate

(ˌəʊvərɪɡˈzædʒəˌreɪt)
vb
to exaggerate excessively
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I can't overexaggerate how much kinship I feel with that guy.
I'm not prepared to overexaggerate the importance, I'm not going to suddenly pick someone I wouldn't have picked because he scores a goal against Denmark.
We overexaggerate yesterday, we overestimate tomorrow and we underestimate today.
In regard to advertising of tests, "it is necessary to pay attention to deceptive or misleading marketing and advertising, particularly if they overexaggerate the utility of genetic testing [but] simply banning home genetic testing" (93) is regulatory overkill.
It's almost as if we overexaggerate the need for water," Franco said.
Many people overexaggerate a situation or turn some small event into something big or impossible.
Although Dutch liberalism was, in general, anti-clerical, the growing strength and effectiveness of the Catholic and orthodox Protestant political lobbies tended to overexaggerate liberalism's anti-religious stance.
Just as the selfish passions overexaggerate our joy and pain, so do the senses fall prey to other illusions.
Publicity generated through media sources or liability lawsuits tends to overexaggerate minute environmental risks.
Now I don't want to overexaggerate, but I think this is extremely important," he said.
The book is very fully referenced and annotated: much of the now extensive scholarly literature on Strauss is reviewed in the notes, for example, judicious comments on those who overexaggerate the influence of Nietzsche on Strauss.