overdramatize
overdramatize overdramatize v. t. to present in an overly dramatic manner. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • overdramatize — index distort Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • overdramatize — (Amer.) v. portray in an overly dramatic manner; express in an overly dramatic manner (also overdramatise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overdramatize — v., overdramatized, overdramatizing. * * * …   Universalium

  • overdramatize — verb To dramatize to excess; to make overdramatic …   Wiktionary

  • overdramatize — or overdramatise verb react to or portray in an excessively dramatic way. Derivatives overdramatic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • overdramatize — o ver•dram′a•tize v. tized, tiz•ing …   From formal English to slang

  • overdramatize — verb present in an overly dramatic manner She is overdramatizing her child s failure in the physics class • Syn: ↑overdramatise • Hypernyms: ↑dramatize, ↑dramatise • Verb Frames: Somebody s something …   Useful english dictionary

  • overdramatized — overdramatize (Amer.) v. portray in an overly dramatic manner; express in an overly dramatic manner (also overdramatise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overdramatizes — overdramatize (Amer.) v. portray in an overly dramatic manner; express in an overly dramatic manner (also overdramatise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overdramatizing — overdramatize (Amer.) v. portray in an overly dramatic manner; express in an overly dramatic manner (also overdramatise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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