inflated, past participle; inflated, past tense; inflates, 3rd person singular present; inflating, present participle;
Fill (a balloon, tire, or other expandable structure) with air or gas so that it becomes distended
Become distended in this way
Increase (something) by a large or excessive amount
objectives should be clearly set out so as not to duplicate work and inflate costs
numbers have been grossly inflated by the local press
Bring about inflation of (a currency) or in (an economy)
exaggerate or make bigger; "The charges were inflated"
fill with gas or air; "inflate a balloons"
cause prices to rise by increasing the available currency or credit; "The war inflated the economy"
increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value; "inflate the currency"
balloon: become inflated; "The sails ballooned"
(inflated) hyperbolic: enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness; "a hyperbolic style"
(inflated) high-flown: 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"
(Inflating) In computer science, in the context of data storage and transmission, serialization is the process of converting a data structure or object into a sequence of bits so that it can be stored in a file or memory buffer, or transmitted across a network connection link to be "resurrected" ...
To enlarge an object by pushing air (or a gas) into it; to raise or expand abnormally; To enlarge by filling with air (or a gas)
(inflated) Filled with air or fluid; Expanded; in a state of inflation, of abnormally increased size, amount, etc; : In a state of higher cost; Pompous; arrogant (of a person or ego); Containing excessive, meaningless words, particularly for show; Higher that the true figure
(Inflated) Narcissists' views tend to be contrary to reality. In measures that compare self-report to objective measures, narcissists' self-views tend to be greatly exaggerated.^
(Inflated) Swollen, bladder-like, puffed up.
(Inflated) Swollen, with loosely packed internal hyphae or hollow.
(Inflated) strongly enlarged and bubble-shaped with bulging surfaces as in alar cells.
(inflated) enlarged and hollow except in the case of a fruit which may contain a seed. cf. swollen
Inflated, like a balloon. Not flat. I don't know how else to describe this word.