slumpflation

/ (slʌmpˈfleɪʃən) /

noun

a situation in which economic depression is combined with increasing inflation

Nearby words

  1. slumism,
  2. slumlord,
  3. slummy,
  4. slump,
  5. slump test,
  6. slung,
  7. slung shot,
  8. slunk,
  9. slur,
  10. slurb

Word Origin for slumpflation

C20: blend of slump + inflation

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