exaggeratedly exaggeratedly

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an exaggerated manner

Usage(s):

  1. Red glitter formed exaggeratedly large lips.
  2. Gone With the Wind is an exaggeratedly simple account of the brutality of American imperialism.
  3. Like most men of exaggeratedly fertile brains, his real self lies somewhere very deep within.

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  1. "It would certainly be irresponsible to spend billions of dollars and impose exaggeratedly severe regulations to solve a problem whose gravity we're still far from discerning," Bernier wrote. "The alarmism that has often characterized this...
    on Feb 24, 2010 By: Maxime Bernier Source: Globe and Mail

  2. "It doesn't work if you're constantly breaking through the story and being reminded that these are just actors," said Schlesinger. "The actors have to play it in an almost exaggeratedly straight way."
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Adam Schlesinger Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. The censors and middlebrows, Fiedler wrote, claimed that this kind of stuff - not just comics but pulp novels, too - was "sadistic, fetishistic, brutal, full of terror; that it pictures women with exaggeratedly full breasts and rumps, portrays death...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Leslie Fiedler Source: New York Times

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