Enlarged beyond bounds or the truth.
to make things seem to a much greater degree than they actually are You must not exaggerate the importance of your exam results. exaggeration (n), exaggerated (adj)
represented as greater than is true or reasonable; "an exaggerated opinion of oneself"
enlarged to an abnormal degree; "thick lenses exaggerated the size of her eyes"
enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness; "had an exaggerated (or inflated) opinion of himself"; "a hyperbolic style"