What is hyperbole?. Hyperbole means intentionally exaggerated figures of speech . They are used for humor and emphasis. . Example #1. The sun is blinding me!. Example #2. If I don’t go to that party, I’m going to die. Example #3. She cries more than any person in the world.
1. This ice cream is really tasty.
2. This ice cream is the best ever.
1. I love rock music.
2. Without rock music, I would fall apart.
1. I’m really hungry.
2. I’m starving to death.