HYPERBOLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of hyperbole
Definition:
n. figure of speech in which exaggeration is used for emphasis; overstatement
Example:
As far as I'm concerned, Apple's claims about the new computer are pure hyperbole: no machine is that good!
Sentence in Classic:
It was what is said in the bower, a prelude to what will be said in the chamber; a lyrical effusion, strophe and sonnet intermingled, pleasing hyperboles of cooing, all the refinements of adoration arranged in a bouquet and exhaling a celestial perfume, an ineffable twitter of heart to heart.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context