Definition of hyperbolic adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    hyperbolic

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌhaɪpərˈbɑlɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1(mathematics) of or related to a hyperbola
  2. 2(of language) deliberately exaggerated; using hyperbole
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