exagerar
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exagerar(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to magnify)
a. to exaggerate
No fue nada. Solo está exagerando el problema.It was nothing. She's just exaggerating the problem.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to magnify)
a. to overdo it
¿Por qué exageras? Caminamos diez minutos, no una hora.Why are you overdoing it? We walked for ten minutes, not an hour.
b. to exaggerate
Pablo suele exagerar cuando cuenta una historia.Pablo likes to exaggerate when he's telling a story.
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exagerar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to exaggerate
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. to exaggerate
yo creo que exagerasI think you're exaggerating
no exageremos, no fue para tantolet's not exaggerate, it wasn't that bad
tantas precauciones, ¿no estás exagerando un poco?aren't you going a bit too far with o overdoing it with all these precautions?
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exagerar
transitive verb
to exaggerate
creo que eso sería exagerar las cosas I think that would be going a bit far o overdoing it a bit
intransitive verb
to exaggerate
tampoco exageres, yo te puedo ayudar un poco
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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