Excessive is a related term of exaggerated.
As adjectives the difference between excessive and exaggerated
is that excessive
is exceeding the usual bounds of something; extravagant; immoderate while exaggerated
is that has been described as greater than it actually is; abnormally increased or enlarged.
As a verb exaggerated is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Exceeding the usual bounds of something; extravagant; immoderate.
- "I personally consider putting a wide vibrato on a single 16th triplet note at 160 beats per minute rather excessive , nay even stupid."
* See also
* excessive number
That has been described as greater than it actually is; abnormally increased or enlarged.