overblown


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

overblown \o`ver*blown"\, a.
   1. Having been given more publicity than warranted; having
      had ascribed more importance than was justified; as, an
      overblown medical discovery.
      [PJC]

   3. Bombastic, pretentious, or excessive; as, overblown
      rhetoric.
      [PJC]
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