Synonyms of deflate in English:
1 he deflated one of the tyres
let down, empty the air out of, collapse, flatten, void;
[Antonyms] inflate, blow up
2 the balloon deflated
go down, collapse, shrink, contract, flatten
[Antonyms] inflate, expand
3 the news had deflated the old man
subdue, humble, cow, humiliate, mortify, chasten, chagrin, dispirit, dismay, discourage, dishearten;
squash, crush, flatten, bring down, bring low, take down a peg or two, take the wind out of someone's sails
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