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Synonyms for inflated
ɪnˈfleɪ tɪdin·flat·ed

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  1. inflatedadjective

    filled, swelled, turgid, bulging, expanded, tumid, swollen, bloated


  2. inflatedadjective

    Filled with air or fluid

    The inflated balloons danced in the breeze.

    swelled, bloated, tumid, swollen, bulging, turgid, expanded, filled


  3. inflatedadjective

    Expanded; in a state of inflation, of abnormally increased size, amount, etc.

    His inflated belly looked uncomfortable.

    swelled, swollen, bulging, turgid, expanded, bloated, tumid, filled


  4. inflatedadjective

    : In a state of higher cost.

    His inflated prices made the vendor unpopular.

    filled, tumid, swelled, swollen, bloated, turgid, bulging, expanded


  5. inflatedadjective

    Pompous; arrogant (of a person or ego)

    tumid, bloated, filled, swelled, bulging, expanded, turgid, swollen


  6. inflatedadjective

    Containing excessive, meaningless words, particularly for show

    The inflated speech did not impress the audience.

    expanded, tumid, bulging, bloated, turgid, swelled, swollen, filled


  7. inflatedadjective

    Higher that the true figure

    inflated incidence figures

    swollen, tumid, bulging, turgid, expanded, swelled, bloated, filled


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  1. inflated

    pompous, turgid, bombastic

    plain, unaffected, simple

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  1. hyperbolic, inflatedadjective

    enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness

    "a hyperbolic style"

    high-flown, hyperbolic, high-sounding

    decreased, unpretentious, reduced

  2. high-flown, high-sounding, inflatedadjective

    pretentious (especially with regard to language or ideals)

    "high-flown talk of preserving the moral tone of the school"; "a high-sounding dissertation on the means to attain social revolution"

    idealistic, noble-minded, elevated, lofty, rarified, exalted, high-sounding, sublime, hyperbolic, high-minded, high-flown, grand, rarefied

    unpretentious, reduced, decreased

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  1. inflatedadjective

    distended (with air), swollen, bloated, puffed up

  2. inflatedadjective

    tumid, turgid, bombastic, grandiloquent, stilted, declamatory, rhetorical, sophomorical, high-flown, HIGHFALUTIN

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  1. inflatedadjective

    distended, blown up, bombastic, pompous, grandiloquent, declamatory

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  1. List of paraphrases for "inflated":

    swollen, bloated, exaggerated, bulked, puffy, inflatable, overblown

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  1. Sanita Belgrave:

    We think legacy is like a balloon being inflated and so we expect to see the results. Truthfully, legacy is more like the air going into the balloon, whether we witness the outcome or not, lives are being touched.

  2. The IEA:

    This massive cushion has inflated even as the global oil market adjusts to $50 per barrel. Demand growth has risen to a five-year high of nearly 2 million bpd... But gains in demand have been outpaced by vigorous production from OPEC and resilient non-OPEC supply - with Russian output at a post-Soviet record and likely to remain robust in 2016 as well.

  3. Émile Durkheim:

    While the State becomes inflated and hypertrophied in order to obtain a firm enough grip upon individuals, but without succeeding, the latter, without mutual relationships, tumble over one another like so many liquid molecules, encountering no central energy to retain, fix and organize them.

  4. Aaron Levie:

    People are starting to realize that in the private market it's not always better, particularly with inflated valuations, atlassian is certainly going to bring that conversation to the forefront again.

  5. John Eric Goff:

    A lot of us, our hands aren’t quite big enough to palm a basketball, but if you find a ball that isn’t inflated that well and squeeze it, it may be easier to palm.

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