[ in-fley-shuh-nist ]

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

Origin of inflationist

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70; inflation + -ist

Words Nearby inflationist Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use inflationist in a sentence

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

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