sensationalize

sen·sa·tion·al·ize

 (sĕn-sā′shə-nə-līz′)
tr.v. sen·sa·tion·al·ized, sen·sa·tion·al·iz·ing, sen·sa·tion·al·iz·es
To present in a manner intended to arouse curiosity or broad interest, especially through the inclusion of exaggerated or lurid details: news accounts that sensationalized the crime.

sen·sa′tion·al·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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sensationalize

(sɛnˈseɪʃənəˌlaɪz) or

sensationalise

vb
(tr) to cause (events, esp in newspaper reports) to seem more vivid, shocking, etc, than they really are
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sen•sa•tion•al•ize

(sɛnˈseɪ ʃə nlˌaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to make sensational.
[1850–55]
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sensationalize


Past participle: sensationalized
Gerund: sensationalizing

Imperative
sensationalize
sensationalize
Present
I sensationalize
you sensationalize
he/she/it sensationalizes
we sensationalize
you sensationalize
they sensationalize
Preterite
I sensationalized
you sensationalized
he/she/it sensationalized
we sensationalized
you sensationalized
they sensationalized
Present Continuous
I am sensationalizing
you are sensationalizing
he/she/it is sensationalizing
we are sensationalizing
you are sensationalizing
they are sensationalizing
Present Perfect
I have sensationalized
you have sensationalized
he/she/it has sensationalized
we have sensationalized
you have sensationalized
they have sensationalized
Past Continuous
I was sensationalizing
you were sensationalizing
he/she/it was sensationalizing
we were sensationalizing
you were sensationalizing
they were sensationalizing
Past Perfect
I had sensationalized
you had sensationalized
he/she/it had sensationalized
we had sensationalized
you had sensationalized
they had sensationalized
Future
I will sensationalize
you will sensationalize
he/she/it will sensationalize
we will sensationalize
you will sensationalize
they will sensationalize
Future Perfect
I will have sensationalized
you will have sensationalized
he/she/it will have sensationalized
we will have sensationalized
you will have sensationalized
they will have sensationalized
Future Continuous
I will be sensationalizing
you will be sensationalizing
he/she/it will be sensationalizing
we will be sensationalizing
you will be sensationalizing
they will be sensationalizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been sensationalizing
you have been sensationalizing
he/she/it has been sensationalizing
we have been sensationalizing
you have been sensationalizing
they have been sensationalizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been sensationalizing
you will have been sensationalizing
he/she/it will have been sensationalizing
we will have been sensationalizing
you will have been sensationalizing
they will have been sensationalizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been sensationalizing
you had been sensationalizing
he/she/it had been sensationalizing
we had been sensationalizing
you had been sensationalizing
they had been sensationalizing
Conditional
I would sensationalize
you would sensationalize
he/she/it would sensationalize
we would sensationalize
you would sensationalize
they would sensationalize
Past Conditional
I would have sensationalized
you would have sensationalized
he/she/it would have sensationalized
we would have sensationalized
you would have sensationalized
they would have sensationalized
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Translations

sensationalize

[senˈseɪʃnəlaɪz] VTsensacionalizar, presentar en términos sensacionales
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