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Synonyms for inflation
ɪnˈfleɪ ʃənin·fla·tion

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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  1. inflationnoun

    Antonyms:
    deflation

  2. inflationnoun

    The inflation of the balloon took five hours.

    Antonyms:
    deflation

  3. inflationnoun

    Antonyms:
    deflation

  4. inflationnoun

    Antonyms:
    deflation

  5. inflationnoun

    Antonyms:
    deflation

  6. inflationnoun

    Antonyms:
    deflation

  7. inflationnoun

    Antonyms:
    deflation

Princeton's WordNet4.0 / 3 votes

  1. inflation, rising pricesnoun

    a general and progressive increase in prices

    "in inflation everything gets more valuable except money"

    Synonyms:
    puffiness, pomposity, pompousness, pretentiousness, ostentation, splashiness, ostentatiousness, rising prices

    Antonyms:
    deflation, disinflation

  2. inflationnoun

    (cosmology) a brief exponential expansion of the universe (faster than the speed of light) postulated to have occurred shortly after the big bang

    Synonyms:
    puffiness, pomposity, pompousness, pretentiousness, ostentation, splashiness, ostentatiousness, rising prices

    Antonyms:
    disinflation, deflation

  3. ostentation, ostentatiousness, pomposity, pompousness, pretentiousness, puffiness, splashiness, inflationnoun

    lack of elegance as a consequence of being pompous and puffed up with vanity

    Synonyms:
    swelling, puffiness, fanfare, pomposity, flash, pretension, rising prices, largeness, pretentiousness, ostentation, splashiness, lump, ostentatiousness, pompousness

    Antonyms:
    deflation, disinflation

  4. inflationnoun

    the act of filling something with air

    Synonyms:
    puffiness, pomposity, pompousness, pretentiousness, ostentation, splashiness, ostentatiousness, rising prices

    Antonyms:
    deflation, disinflation

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inflationnoun

    Synonyms:
    swelling (by air), distention, expansion, blowing up

  2. inflationnoun

    Synonyms:
    conceit, conceitedness, self-conceit, self-sufficiency, self-complacency

  3. inflationnoun

    Synonyms:
    increase, enlargement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inflationnoun

    Synonyms:
    distention, expansion

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "inflation":

    inflationary, inflation, inflator, swelling

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#6943inflation
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#15289swelling
#29869fanfare
#38156inflationary
#87288inflator
#88030pretension
#110233puffiness
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#164845pomposity
#175168pretentiousness
#189976largeness

How to use inflation in a sentence?

  1. Roger Williams:

    Certainty is key for small businesses, and under the Biden administration, businesses are operating in fear of the next costly new regulation that will come down the pipeline, as Main Street America continues to deal with rampant inflation and the consequences of the Biden administration’s failed economic policies, we should be looking for ways to make it easier for businesses to operate and compete, not inundate them with burdensome new paperwork.

  2. President Trump:

    I think that Manchin is actually helping Biden from himself, because, if you look at it, and you look at what was potentially going to be passed, and I’m not saying it won’t, maybe he’ll change his mind, but it would blow this country up, with inflation and with other problems, this country is not able to do what they would like to do.

  3. Deutsche Bank:

    It is sorely tempting to take a go-slow approach hoping that the Deutsche Bank economy can be landed softly on a sustainable path. This will not happen, our view is that the only way to minimize the economic, financial and societal damage of prolonged inflation is to err on the side of doing too much.

  4. De Guindos:

    Inflation has indeed been below the objective for some time, but behind this there are structural changes for which we don't yet have a full explanation.

  5. The Fed:

    The Committee judges that there has been considerable improvement in labor market conditions this year, and it is reasonably confident that inflation will rise over the medium term to its 2 percent objective.


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