over-exaggerated vs exaggerated :


  • v  to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth
  • v  do something to an excessive degree
  • s  represented as greater than is true or reasonable
    an exaggerated opinion of oneself
  • s  enlarged to an abnormal degree
    thick lenses exaggerated the size of her eyes
News & Articles

  • Channel 4 could be bouncing back
    If you are to believe the demographics for the May sweeps, then reports of the demise of Channel 4 News are greatly exaggerated. Or it could be an aberration.
    June 19, 2013 - The Buffalo News
  • Is NSA exaggerating its surveillance successes?
    Has the National Security Agency exaggerated the importance of some of its sweeping surveillance programs? That’s what agency critics are charging after top US security officials defended recently disclosed NSA activities at an extraordinary House Intelligence Committee hearing on Tuesday.
    June 18, 2013 - Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! News
  • 23 times the immigration reform bill has been at death's door
    Reports of the legislation's impending demise have been greatly exaggerated
    June 18, 2013 - The Week via Yahoo! News