[ in-fley-shuh-ner-ee ]
/ ɪnˈfleɪ ʃəˌnɛr i /
of, pertaining to, reflective of, or causing inflation: inflationary prices.
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- inflation theory,
- inflationary gap,
- inflationary spiral,
- inflationary universe,
Origin of inflationary
an·ti-in·fla·tion·ar·y, adjectivecoun·ter·in·fla·tion·ar·y, adjectivenon·in·fla·tion·ar·y, adjectiveo·ver·in·fla·tion·ar·y, adjective
post·in·fla·tion·ar·y, adjectivepre·in·fla·tion·ar·y, adjective
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Examples from the Web for anti-inflationary
These bonds represent a convenient method of investment for small savers, and also an anti-inflationary method of refinancing.State of the Union Addresses of Harry S. Truman|Harry S. Truman
of or relating to measures to counteract or combat inflation
/ (ɪnˈfleɪʃənərɪ) /
of, relating to, causing, or characterized by inflationinflationary wage claims
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