Definition of hyperinflation in English:


Line breaks: hyper|in¦fla¦tion
Pronunciation: /ˌhʌɪpərɪnˈfleɪʃ(ə)n


[mass noun]
  • Monetary inflation occurring at a very high rate.
    More example sentences
    • If the central bank chooses to persevere in their inflation, hyperinflation will be unleashed.
    • So far so good, but what about contingency plans to combat inflation, and hyperinflation to boot?
    • Many countries have resorted to printing money and have experienced hyperinflation under those circumstances.

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