from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The use of hyperbole.
  • noun An instance of hyperbole.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In geometry, a curve the equation of which is derived from that of another curve by writing xy for y.
  • noun The use of hyperbole; the character of being hyperbolical.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The use of hyperbole.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun uncountable The use of hyperbole
  • noun countable An instance of hyperbole


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