inflationary

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adjective in·fla·tion·ary \-shə-ˌner-ē\

Definition of inflationary

  1. :  of, characterized by, or productive of inflation <inflationary policies>

Examples of inflationary in a sentence

  1. He blames the bad economy on the government's inflationary policies.

1920

First Known Use of inflationary

1920


INFLATIONARY Defined for English Language Learners

inflationary

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adjective in·fla·tion·ary \-shə-ˌner-ē\

Definition of inflationary for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to economic inflation

  • : causing, experiencing, or affected by economic inflation : causing, experiencing, or affected by rising prices


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