hyperbolism

[hahy-pur-buh-liz-uhm]
noun
the use of hyperbole.

Origin:
1645–55; hyperbole + -ism

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hyperbole (haɪˈpɜːbəlɪ)
 
n
a deliberate exaggeration used for effect: he embraced her a thousand times
 
[C16: from Greek: from hyper- + bolē a throw, from ballein to throw]
 
hy'perbolism
 
n

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Such frantic hyperbolism however only serves to dilute and weaken your point.
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