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Deflate — synonyms, deflate antonyms, definition

1. deflate (Verb)

16 synonyms
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1 antonym
6 definitions

deflate (Verb) — Collapse by releasing contained air or gas. ex. "deflate a balloon"

deflate (Verb) — Release contained air or gas from. ex. "deflate the air mattress"

deflate (Verb) — Reduce or lessen the size or importance of. ex. "The bad review of his work deflated his self-confidence"

deflate (Verb) — Produce deflation in. ex. "The new measures deflated the economy"

deflate (Verb) — Reduce or cut back the amount or availability of, creating a decline in value or prices. ex. "deflate the currency"

deflate (Verb) — Become deflated or flaccid, as by losing air. ex. "The balloons deflated"

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