Propogate vs Exaggerate - What's the difference?

propogate | exaggerate |


As verbs the difference between propogate and exaggerate

is that propogate is while exaggerate is to overstate, to describe more than is fact.

propogate

English

Verb

  • exaggerate

    English

    Verb

    (exaggerat)
  • To overstate, to describe more than is fact.
  • I've told you a billion times not to exaggerate !
    He said he'd slept with hundreds of girls, but I know he's exaggerating . The real number is about ten.

    Synonyms

    * overexaggerate * overstate

    Antonyms

    * (overstate) downplay, understate

    Derived terms

    * exaggeratedly * exaggeratingly * exaggerative * exaggeratively * exaggerativeness * exaggerator * exaggeratory