- had an exaggerated (or inflated) opinion of himself; a hyperbolic style.
- The phrase is of course a hyperbole.
- The principles of optical imaging are illustrated by a hyperbolic mirror.
- The size of an open universe is infinite and its geometry will be similar to a hyperbolic surface.
- A clase of leap-frog finite difference scheme with higher stability propertiesfor a hyperbolic equation Ut+aUx=0 are proposed in this paper.