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inflated

[in-fley-tid]
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adjective
  1. distended with air or gas; swollen.
  2. puffed up, as with pride.
  3. turgid or bombastic: his inflated prose.
  4. unduly increased in level: inflated costs.
  5. Economics. unduly expanded in amount, value, or size; characterized by inflation.
  6. Botany. hollow and enlarged or swelled out: inflated perianth.

Origin of inflated

First recorded in 1645–55; inflate + -ed2
Related formsin·flat·ed·ly, adverbin·flat·ed·ness, nounun·der·in·flat·ed, adjectiveun·in·flat·ed, adjective
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Examples from the Web for uninflated

Historical Examples

  • There were great sacks of uninflated balloons, and delicate sheet-rubber, from which Sorel made up balloons.

    In Madeira Place

    Heman White Chaplin

  • Her gas bags were uninflated, and lay in great folds along the central support.

    A. D. 2000

    Alvarado M. Fuller

  • Passing her eyes over Jo's uninflated frame, she hesitated, but was urged to speak the truth.