exagerado
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (hyperbolized)
a. exaggerated
Nos contó el relato entero con mucho detalle y gestos exagerados.She told us the whole story in great detail and exaggerated gestures.
2. (too costly)
a. exorbitant
La comida de ese restaurante no es tan buena y, además, el precio es exagerado.The food of that restaurant isn't that great and what's more the price is exorbitant.
b. excessive
¿Diez euros por este emparedado tan pequeño? Eso me parece un poco exagerado.Ten euros for this little sandwich? That seems a bit excessive to me.
c. steep
Nunca voy de compras allí porque todo hasta las medias tiene precio exagerado.I never shop there because even everything including their socks are steep.
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exagerado
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (cifra, reacción, gesto)
a. exaggerated
2. (precio)
a. exorbitant
es muy exageradohe exaggerates a lot
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exagerado
adjective
1 [+persona] (en los gestos) prone to exaggeration; (en el vestir) over-dressed; dressy
¡qué exagerado eres! ¡no seas exagerado! don't exaggerate!; you do exaggerate!
es un exagerado comiendo he eats an incredible amount; nos lo contó de forma muy exagerada he told us in a very exaggerated o a completely over- the-top (familiar) way
2 [+gesto] theatrical
3 (excesivo) [+precio] excessive; steep
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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