how to pronounce exaggeration

/ɪɡˌzædʒɚˈɛɪʃən/

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the above transcription of exaggeration is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

exaggeration frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word exaggeration occurs in english on average 1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

exaggeration is pronounced in five syllables

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ɪɡzædʒɚɛɪʃən

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An example use of exaggeration in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… it's not an exaggeration to state that …”

meanings of exaggeration

noun:

  1. The act of heaping or piling up.
  2. A representation of things beyond natural life, in expression, beauty, power, vigor.
  3. The act of exaggerating; the act of doing or representing in an excessive manner; a going beyond the bounds of truth, reason, or justice; a hyperbolical representation; hyperbole; overstatement.

words with pronunciation similar to exaggeration

graduationexhilarationexaminationexacerbationexoneration

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