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British English: /dɪˈfleɪt/
American English: /dəˈfleɪt/

Translation of deflate in French:

transitive verb

  • 3 (Economy)
    faire baisser (prices)
    to deflate the economy
    pratiquer une politique déflationniste

intransitive verb

  • (tyre, balloon etc)
    se dégonfler

also: deflated past participle adjective

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