What does inflated mean?

Definitions for inflated
ɪnˈfleɪ tɪdin·flat·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hyperbolic, inflatedadjective

    enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness

    "a hyperbolic style"

  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"


  1. inflatedadjective

    Filled with air or fluid

    The inflated balloons danced in the breeze.

  2. inflatedadjective

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

    His inflated belly looked uncomfortable.

  3. inflatedadjective

    In a state of higher cost.

    His inflated prices made the vendor unpopular.

  4. inflatedadjective

    Pompous; arrogant (of a person or ego)

  5. inflatedadjective

    Containing excessive, meaningless words, particularly for show

    The inflated speech did not impress the audience.

  6. inflatedadjective

    Higher that the true figure

    inflated incidence figures

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inflated

    of Inflate

  2. Inflatedadjective

    filled, as with air or gas; blown up; distended; as, a balloon inflated with gas

  3. Inflatedadjective

    turgid; swelling; puffed up; bombastic; pompous; as, an inflated style

  4. Inflatedadjective

    hollow and distended, as a perianth, corolla, nectary, or pericarp

  5. Inflatedadjective

    distended or enlarged fictitiously; as, inflated prices, etc


  1. Inflated

    blown up; distended bladder-like.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inflated in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inflated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of inflated in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    Fears of shortages have led to inflated requests.

  2. Erika Berenguer:

    It is very unlikely, if not dystopian, to expect that an area half the size of Europe will experience a complete shift in vegetation in just 50 years, while there is no doubt that the Amazon is at great risk and that a tipping point is likely, such inflated claims do not help either science or policy making.

  3. Pat Shozo:

    Everything's so inflated, it's actually absurd.

  4. Cox Automotive:

    This is an historically tight market, so it's going to be much more inflated impact we saw in previous storms like Hurricane Harvey.

  5. Peter Boockvar:

    Sentiment is very giddy. Valuations are inflated. But that can stay that way for some time.

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    relating to or involving money
    • A. pecuniary
    • B. askant
    • C. lacerate
    • D. numinous

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