Nor should we exaggerate his importance on U.S. policy, says Andrew Exum.
Hårdh is careful not to exaggerate expectations, calling the new device a complement, not a cure.
It should be noted that the Anti-Coup movement has been known to exaggerate facts and numbers.
1530s, "to pile up, accumulate," from Latin exaggeratus, past participle of exaggerare "heighten, amplify, magnify," literally "to heap, pile, load, fill," from ex- "thoroughly" (see ex-) + aggerare "heap up," from agger (genitive aggeris) "heap," from aggerere "bring together, carry toward," from ad- "to, toward" + gerere "carry" (see gest). Sense of "overstate" first recorded in English 1560s. Related: Exaggerated; exaggerating.