Part of speech:
To embroider is defined as to decorate fabric using a needle and thread.
To state in exaggerated terms.
To serve incorrectly or dishonestly as an official representative of.
To raise or increase the quantity or degree of; intensify.
To express with hyperbole.
To report incorrectly or falsely
To boast (about) in a showy way
To depict in or as in a caricature
To cause to seem or appear larger than is really so; increase the apparent size of, esp. by means of a lens or lenses
To speak or write at length or in detail:
To distort is defined as to change something or shape something in a way that changes it from the truth or from what it should be.
To spread or be spread out to full extent or beyond normal limits
To place too much emphasis on or employ too much emphasis.
To produce or compose (a substance, for example) from simpler elements.
To think or talk about romantic things
To treat or regard romantically; give a romantic character to or interpretation of
To do, use, or stress to excess; carry (something) too far:
To abide; to remain for a longer or shorter time; to be in a certain state or condition.
The definition of fabricate is to create or manufacture something.
To quote incorrectly.
To ridicule, or to make ludicrous by grotesque representation in action or in language.
To estimate too highly.
To fill too full; to crowd.
To state (a quantity, for example) that is too low:
To represent as having the least degree of importance, value, or size:
Exceeding reasonable bounds:
Made of or as if of fustian:
The definition of hyperbolic is something that has been exaggerated or enlarged beyond what is reasonable.
Presumptuously arrogant; overbearing:
An imperfect image caused by a physical defect in an optical element, as in a lens.
Eccentricity is defined as the state or quality of having an odd or unusual manner.
An individual reaction to a drug, food, etc. that is different from the reaction of most people
Excessive use of some distinctive, often affected, manner or style in art, literature, speech, or behavior
A passion for obtaining and holding great power, authority, etc.
A deceptive likeness
(Sculpting) To shape roughly as a preparation for the finer work to follow; to cut to the general form required.
To improve the quality or condition of
To become larger; increase in size, extent, etc.; expand
Malinger is defined as to fake sick or to exaggerate an illness in order to skip school, work or some other undesirable event.
Depreciate is defined as to decline in value over a period of time, or to reduce the value of assets in accounting records.
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
To pull back too far:
(Electronics) To increase the strength of (an electrical signal) by means of an amplifier
To assess (a property) as being worth more than its actual value, leading to the imposition of an overly high tax based on the valuation.
To spend more than one can afford
To engage in excessive training:
Too much study
To reach too far
A compulsion to embroider the truth, engage in exaggeration, or tell lies.
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