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Meaning of OVEREMPHASIS

Pronunciation:  `owvur'emfusis

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  too much emphasis
 

OVEREMPHASIS is a 12 letter word that starts with O.

 

 See Also: emphasis, vehemence

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aggrandizement, amplification, ballyhoo, big talk, blowing up, burlesque, caricature, dilatation, dilation, enhancement, enlargement, exaggerating, exaggeration, excess, exorbitance, expansion, extravagance, extreme, grandiloquence, heightening, huckstering, hyperbole, hyperbolism, inflation, inordinacy, magnification, overcarrying, overdoing, overestimation, overexercise, overexertion, overexpenditure, overimportance, overkill, overreaching, overreaction, overstatement, overstrain, overtaxing, overuse, overwork, prodigality, profuseness, puffery, puffing up, sensationalism, strain, stretching, supererogation, superlative, tall talk, tax, touting, travesty
 

 

 

 

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