[ in-fley-shuh-nist ]
/ ɪnˈfleɪ ʃə nɪst /


an advocate of inflation through expansion of currency or bank deposits.

Origin of inflationist

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70; inflation + -ist Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for inflationist

  • The advance, in other words, can be cancelled by a mornings work of the inflationist as a currency expert has put it.

    The Fruits of Victory|Norman Angell