Definition of OXYMORON
Definition of understatement:
- "A soiled baby, with a neglected nose, cannot be conscientiously regarded as a thing of beauty."
- "I have to have this operation. It isn't very serious. I have this tiny little tumor on the brain."
(Holden Caulfield in The Catcher In The Rye, by J. D. Salinger)
Definition of hyperbole: