hyperinflated

adjective hy·per·in·flat·ed \ ˌhī-pər-in-ˈflā-təd \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

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


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