exaggerate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate exaggerate

exaggerate is hyphenated as ex-ag-ger-ate

How to pronounce exaggerate

exaggerate is pronounced ɪɡ´zădʒə´r āɪt

Number of syllables in exaggerate

The number of syllables in exaggerate is 4

What part of speech in exaggerate?

exaggerate can be a transitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word exaggerate?

exaggerate is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does exaggerate convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to exaggerate

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Common Verb Collocations of exaggerate

be, believe, can, dispose, do, have, incline, lead, let, lie, make, may, mean, might, minimize, misrepresent, must, need, oblige, say, seem, shall, should, take, tempt, tend, think, want, will, wish

Common Conjunction Collocations of exaggerate

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, Nor

Lists containing exaggerate

Synonyms of 'accelerate'
Synonyms of 'aggrandize'
Synonyms of 'aggravate'
Synonyms of 'amplify'
Synonyms of 'ballyhoo'
Synonyms of 'belie'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'burlesque'
Synonyms of 'camouflage'
Synonyms of 'Camp'
Synonyms of 'caricature'
Synonyms of 'color'
Synonyms of 'complicate'
Synonyms of 'concentrate'
Synonyms of 'condense'
Synonyms of 'consolidate'
Synonyms of 'deceive'
Synonyms of 'deepen'
Synonyms of 'disguise'
Synonyms of 'distort'
Synonyms of 'double'
Synonyms of 'dramatize'
Synonyms of 'embellish'
Synonyms of 'embroider'
Synonyms of 'enhance'
Synonyms of 'enlarge'
Synonyms of 'equivocate'
Synonyms of 'exacerbate'
Synonyms of 'exceed'
Synonyms of 'exhaust'
Synonyms of 'falsify'
Synonyms of 'fib'
Common Verb Collocations of absurdly
Common Adjective Collocations of alarms
Common Adjective Collocations of altruism
Common Verb Collocations of distorted
Common Adjective Collocations of distorted
Common Verb Collocations of enormously
Common Verb Collocations of engendered
Common Verb Collocations of extravagantly
Common Verb Collocations of greatly
Common Verb Collocations of grossly
Common Adjective Collocations of greatly
Common Adjective Collocations of garbled
Common Adjective Collocations of grotesquely
Common Adjective Collocations of grossly
Common Adjective Collocations of grandiose
Common Adjective Collocations of groundless
Common Verb Collocations of hugely
Common Verb Collocations of inclines
Common Adjective Collocations of indecent
Common Verb Collocations of jerks
Common Adjective Collocations of jerks
Common Adjective Collocations of lucidity
Common Adjective Collocations of misunderstood
Common Adjective Collocations of misplaced
Common Adjective Collocations of misleading
Common Adjective Collocations of melodramatic
Common Verb Collocations of outrageously
Common Verb Collocations of overestimated
Common Verb Collocations of overstate
Common Verb Collocations of overstating
Common Adjective Collocations of overgrown
Common Adjective Collocations of overdrawn
Common Adjective Collocations of overstrained
Common Adjective Collocations of overcharged
Common Adjective Collocations of oversimplified
Common Adjective Collocations of patience
Common Adjective Collocations of politeness
Common Verb Collocations of quizzed
Common Verb Collocations of reflexes
Common Adjective Collocations of rumours
Common Adjective Collocations of rumour
Common Adjective Collocations of recounted
Common Adjective Collocations of reflexes
Common Adjective Collocations of rabid
Common Adjective Collocations of sigh
Common Adjective Collocations of shrug
Common Adjective Collocations of shiver
Common Adjective Collocations of shudder
Common Verb Collocations of unfounded