Simple Definition of sensationalize
: to describe or show something in a way that makes it seem more shocking than it really is
Full Definition of sensationalize
: to present in a sensational manner
Examples of sensationalize
Journalists should report the news accurately without trying to sensationalize it.
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Rhymes with sensationalize
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