hyperinflated

adjective
hy·​per·​in·​flat·​ed | \ ˌhī-pər-in-ˈflā-təd How to pronounce hyperinflated (audio) \

Definition of hyperinflated

: extremely or excessively inflated: marked or affected by hyperinflation a hyperinflated lung hyperinflated economies/prices What happened next became a lesson in how not to manage hyperinflated expectations.— Mark Sappenfield

First Known Use of hyperinflated

1882, in the meaning defined above

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“Hyperinflated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperinflated. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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