inflated

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Adjective[edit]

inflated (comparative more inflated, superlative most inflated)

  1. Filled with air or fluid
    The inflated balloons danced in the breeze.
  2. Expanded; in a state of inflation, of abnormally increased size, amount, etc.
    His inflated belly looked uncomfortable.
  3. (economics): In a state of higher cost.
    His inflated prices made the vendor unpopular.
  4. (figuratively) Pompous; arrogant (of a person or ego)
  5. (figuratively) Containing excessive, meaningless words, particularly for show
    The inflated speech did not impress the audience.
  6. Higher that the true figure
    inflated incidence figures

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(filled with air, or expanded):

(containing excessive words):

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Verb[edit]

inflated

  1. simple past tense and past participle of inflate