Synonyms of pile it on in English:

pile it on

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1‘it was a sad case but he really piled it on’

exaggerate, overstate the case, make a mountain out of a molehill, overdo, overplay, dramatize, overdramatize, catastrophize
lay it on thick, lay it on with a trowel, ham it up, blow up out of all proportion, give someone a sob story