exaggerated magnified enlarged
increased increased adj. 1. made greater in size or amount or degree. Opposite of {decreased}. [Narrower terms: {augmented ; {exaggerated, hyperbolic, inflated}; {exaggerated, magnified, enlarged ; {raised(prenominal), inflated ] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • exaggerated hyperbolic inflated — increased increased adj. 1. made greater in size or amount or degree. Opposite of {decreased}. [Narrower terms: {augmented ; {exaggerated, hyperbolic, inflated}; {exaggerated, magnified, enlarged ; {raised(prenominal), inflated ] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enlarged — adjective 1. (of an organ or body part) excessively enlarged as a result of increased size in the constituent cells hypertrophied myocardial fibers • Syn: ↑hypertrophied • Ant: ↑atrophied (for: ↑hypertrophied) 2. as of a p …   Useful english dictionary

  • exaggerated — adjective 1. represented as greater than is true or reasonable (Freq. 2) an exaggerated opinion of oneself • Syn: ↑overdone, ↑overstated • Similar to: ↑immoderate 2. enlarged to an abnormal degree …   Useful english dictionary

  • magnified — adj. enlarged to an abnormal degree. Syn: exaggerated, enlarged. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magnified — adjective enlarged to an abnormal degree (Freq. 3) thick lenses exaggerated the size of her eyes • Syn: ↑exaggerated, ↑enlarged • Similar to: ↑increased …   Useful english dictionary

  • exaggerated — /əgˈzædʒəreɪtəd/ (say uhg zajuhraytuhd), /ɛg / (say eg ) adjective 1. unduly magnified: to have an exaggerated opinion of oneself. 2. abnormally increased or enlarged: a heart greatly exaggerated by disease. –exaggeratedly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • exaggerated — exaggeratedly, adv. /ig zaj euh ray tid/, adj. 1. unduly or unrealistically magnified: to have an exaggerated opinion of oneself. 2. abnormally increased or enlarged. [1545 55; EXAGGERATE + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • magnified — Synonyms and related words: accelerated, aggrandized, aggravated, amplified, annoyed, apotheosized, augmented, awesome, ballyhooed, beatified, beefed up, big, bloated, boosted, broadened, canonized, deepened, deified, deliberately provoked,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • enlarged — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. increased, augmented, expanded, blown up, developed, elaborated, exaggerated, caricatured, extended, amplified, spread, added to, aggrandized, lengthened, broadened, widened, thickened, magnified, filled out, inflated,… …   English dictionary for students

  • augmented — increased increased adj. 1. made greater in size or amount or degree. Opposite of {decreased}. [Narrower terms: {augmented ; {exaggerated, hyperbolic, inflated}; {exaggerated, magnified, enlarged ; {raised(prenominal), inflated ] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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