By: Esha Vij

Definition, Pronunciation and Part of Speech:

Definition: Exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally.

Pronunciation: high-per-bel-ee

The Part of Speech: Noun


Synonyms: Exaggeration, overstatement, excess, magnification, embellishment.


My Example:

"I told you like ten thousand times already!!!"

Picture/Visual Representations of the Term

That joke is so old, the last time I heard it I was riding a dinosaur!!!