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hyperbole
used in
Their Eyes Were Watching God
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hyperbole
Used in
Their Eyes Were Watching God
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  • It was a contest in hyperbole and carried on for no other reason.

Samples from Other Sources
  • She makes her case with facts, not hyperbole.

  • The great staircase, however, may be termed, without much hyperbole, a feature of grandeur and magnificence.
    Hawthorne, Nathaniel  --  From Twice Told Tales

  • It was a contest in hyperbole and carried on for no other reason.
    Zora Neale Hurston  --  Their Eyes Were Watching God

  • Indeed I think it is one among several cities to which an extreme hyperbole has been applied...
    Eliot, George  --  Middlemarch

  • I rolled my eyes at the hyperbole.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Eclipse

  • Yet it`s not hyperbole to say that millions of women and girls are actually enslaved today.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
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