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Methods > Figures of speech > Hyperbole
PREFERRED TERM
2562Hyperbole  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A figure of speech that involves exaggeration of statements or claims for the sake of emphasis (e.g. "I am trying to solve a million issues these days").
SOURCE
  • Literary devices (Hyperbole)
  • Μπίλλα 2010
  • Χατζησαββίδης και Χατζησαββίδου (2013)
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Kalafata Patritsia (AA)
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URI
https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/2562
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