Meaning of HYPERBOLIC in English

HYPERBOLIC

transcription, транскрипция: [ haɪpə(r)bɒlɪk ]

If you describe language as hyperbolic , you mean that it makes something sound much more impressive than it really is. ( TECHNICAL or FORMAL )

ADJ : usu ADJ n

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