Associations to the word «Inflated»


INFLATED, adjective. Filled with air or fluid
INFLATED, adjective. Expanded; in a state of inflation, of abnormally increased size, amount, etc.
INFLATED, adjective. (economics): In a state of higher cost.
INFLATED, adjective. (figuratively) Pompous; arrogant (of a person or ego)
INFLATED, adjective. (figuratively) Containing excessive, meaningless words, particularly for show
INFLATED, adjective. Higher that the true figure
INFLATED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of inflate

Dictionary definition

INFLATED, adjective. Enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness; "a hyperbolic style".
INFLATED, adjective. Pretentious (especially with regard to language or ideals); "high-flown talk of preserving the moral tone of the school"; "a high-sounding dissertation on the means to attain social revolution".

Wise words

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Lao Tzu