Category:English hyperboles

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  1. within an inch of one's life
  2. the moon on a stick
  3. patent
  4. stifle
  5. small fortune
  6. drive to distraction
  7. eternal
  8. turkey coma
  9. suicidal
  10. destroy
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  1. boiling
  2. forever
  3. quintillion
  4. eternal
  5. red-hot
  6. murder
  7. everything
  8. everywhere
  9. nonillion
  10. eternity

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English terms used as exaggerations for emphasis, rather than being taken literally.