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exaggerate

 
Verb exaggerate has 2 senses
  1. overstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyerbolise, magnify, amplify - to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth; "tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery"
    --1 is one way to misinform, mislead
    Derived forms: noun exaggeration1, noun exaggeration3, noun exaggeration2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. overdo, exaggerate - do something to an excessive degree; "He overdid it last night when he did 100 push-ups"
    --2 is one way to make, do
    Derived form: noun exaggeration2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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