Synonyms of inflated in English:



  • 1 an inflated balloon
    [Antonyms] deflated
  • 2 consumers pay inflated food prices
    increased, raised, boosted; high, excessive, sky-high, unreasonable, unwarranted, disproportionate, prohibitive, outrageous, overinflated, exorbitant, extortionate; Britishover the odds
    informal over the top, OTT, steep
    [Antonyms] reduced low
  • 3 he had an inflated opinion of his worth
    [Antonyms] low humble
  • 4 inflated language
    high-flown, extravagant, exaggerated, elaborate, flowery, florid, ornate, overblown, overripe, overdone, overwrought, grandiloquent, magniloquent, grandiose, lofty, rhetorical, oratorical, verbose, affected, pretentious, turgid, bombastic, declamatory
    [Antonyms] plain simple
  • Definition of inflated in:

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day impudicity
    Pronunciation: ˌɪmpjʊˈdɪsɪti
    lack of modesty