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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Fill with air again; Economics: raise demand, expand the money supply, or raise prices.

Usage examples (37)
  • reflate the balloon
  • Metals and mining stocks continued their resurgence on hopes the government could "reflate" the economy.
  • In addition, ruinous inflation for the people is then the answer to "reflate" the economy and save the big bank owners of the Fed.
  • And it is indeed their intention to "reflate" the economy. for more
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