inflate


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Synonyms for inflate

Synonyms for inflate

to make (something) seem greater than is actually the case

Synonyms for inflate

exaggerate or make bigger

fill with gas or air

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cause prices to rise by increasing the available currency or credit

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increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value

become inflated

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The airbag starts to inflate, exerting pressure on the cover of the airbag module, forcing it to open.
There are several different ways in which air bag covers allow the air bag to inflate.
Auto makers want to slow the speed at which air bags inflate, consumer groups are urging two-speed air bags that deploy more slowly in fender-benders, and the safety agency has been weighing those and other public proposals for changes.
Included in the kit is a powerful, palm-sized air compressor and accessories to inflate tires in minutes.