Bit of a stretch
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That's a bit of a stretch: That's a little exaggerated, that's a slight exaggeration
It's a bit of a stretch to say that every U.S. retailer carries Delavigne perfumes. Everyone knows it's an exaggeration.
To stretch literally means 'to extend' or 'to elongate'.
- "50,000 is a bit of a stretch: it's far beyond the standard practice for these sorts of things."
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