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Definition of inflate:

  1. To swell by injecting air; to puff up; to increase or raise artificially.

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This graph shows how "inflate" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for inflate:

  1. But under free institutions grievances always come to be ventilated; ventilation leads to more or less remedial measures, and discontent is removed altogether, or, at any rate, appeased for the time; and although under free institutions ill- considered schemes which inflate that discontent with delusive hopes may raise for a season a boom of earnest discussion, the discussion eventually kills them. "Contemporary Socialism" , John Rae.
  2. And when he heard us crash I've no doubt he began to inflate it again." "Command" , William McFee.
  3. " Well," said Harry, " this would carry an awful weight of ivory, but how are you going to inflate it?" "The Boy Aviators in Africa" , Captain Wilbur Lawton.

Quotes for inflate:

  1. I did what I could to inflate the rumor I was on my way to stardom. What I was on my way to, by any mathematical standards known to man, was oblivion, by way of obscurity. - Tallulah Bankhead
  2. A woman's flattery may inflate a man's head a little; but her criticism goes straight to his heart, and contracts it so that it can never again hold quite as much love for her. - Helen Rowland
  3. The purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure pure reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog! - Bill Watterson

Idioms for inflate:

  1. inflate sth with sth
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