stretch things

idiom

Definition of stretch things

informal
: to say something that is not exactly true It's stretching things to say that she enjoys his visits.

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“Stretch things.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stretch%20things. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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