Encyclopedia > Hyperbole

  Article Content

Hyperbole

A hyperbole is a figure of speech in which statements are exaggerated or extravagant. It implies strong feelings or is used to create a strong impression and is not meant to be taken literally.

See also:



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Information warfare

... conduct - and the services are best positioned to choose the best means for their ends. Each service has its own unique operational demands. After all, the Army is best ...