inflatable

[in-fley-tuh-buh l]
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adjective

capable of being inflated.
designed or built to be inflated before use.

noun

an inflatable object, device, or structure, especially a small rubber boat that is inflated with air.

Nearby words

  1. inflammatory carcinoma,
  2. inflammatory lymph,
  3. inflammatory papillary hyperplasia,
  4. inflammatory pseudotumor,
  5. inflammatory rheumatism,
  6. inflate,
  7. inflated,
  8. inflatedly,
  9. inflation,
  10. inflation theory

Origin of inflatable

First recorded in 1875–80; inflate + -able

Related formsre·in·flat·a·ble, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for inflatable

inflatable

noun

any of various large air-filled objects made of strong plastic or rubber, used for children to play on at fairs, carnivals, etc

adjective

capable of being inflated
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