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⒈ the act of inflating or state of being inflated
2. (cosmology) a brief exponential expansion of the universe (faster than the speed of light) postulated to have occurred shortly after the big bang
3. lack of elegance as a consequence of being pompous and puffed up with vanity
Examples of inflation in a sentence
1. We are battling against inflation and unemployment.
2. Another risk is the inflation of consumer expectations.
3. Inflation will fall and thereafter so will interest rates
affectation，affectedness，grandiosity，pretense (or pretence)，pretension，pretentiousness，increase，expansion，extension，swelling