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Thesaurus for hyperbole

Synonyms, antonyms, and related words for hyperbole

A ridiculous story told by liars, nobody ever belives them and only the liars are stupid enough to think that people acctually do
Guy 1: Dude this kid told me the biggest Ralph story, he said that on call of duty he shot a javelin at the moon and the pieces fell onto the map and killed everyone so he called in uav and the uav got 867 kills so he called in 25,000 nukes but buzz lightyear was mad at him for destroying the moon so he came into the game and killed everyone and ate the nuke then the game ended and i got a challenge and infinity ward gave me 1000th prestige free
Guy 2: Wow what an exaggeration
by Mountaindewizsik February 16, 2010
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magnify beyond truth,

or to make something seem larger,better,worse or more important than it really is or needs to be
(1)I'm sure he exaggerates his Irish accent (=tries to sound more Irish than he really is).
(2)Demand for the product has been greatly exaggerated.
by Samson Gosul May 24, 2006
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a word to discribe something so amazing that it just shits divine great-ness, the word is only to be used once a week due to its hyperbolic-ness
john: eyyy nigga u see the new twilght movie?
brian:naw foo but i heard it was the shit
john: naw man fuck u that shit was hyperbolic!
brian:ima give u some suga <3
by kreampie July 06, 2010
28 21
A tongue of which the user speaks of something the complete opposite of what the user means. It often has the best comedic value.
Ex. 1: "I'm okay. Don't mind the gaping wound and the sword protruding from my back. I'm fine. Feel like a million fucking bucks, dammit."

Ex. 2:
"Is your car stuck in the mud?"
"No, no, of course not. I'm only practicing how to spray mud using my tires.

Jackass."
by Drake Aldan April 06, 2004
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A fad. A clever marketing strategy which a product is advertized as the thing everyone must have, to the point where people begin to feel they need to consume it.
Millions of suckers fell for the hype and bought a Playstation 2
by AYB February 18, 2003
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a rhetorical figure expressing comparison or likeness, by use of such words as like, as, so
Her eyes were as pretty as diamonds;
ALSO
The sand was hot like fire

by Jessica September 11, 2003
126 52
short for typographical error. a misspelling
by Dave Evans June 18, 2003
544 51