overinflation

noun over·in·fla·tion \ ˌō-vər-in-ˈflā-shən \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of overinflation

:excessive inflation
  • Lower air pressure at such altitudes will result in overinflation of the balloon.
  • NHS.uk
  • Healthcare is expensive, and it's increasingly suffering from overinflation.
  • —Rip Empson
  • The overinflation of statistics has led to misleading press coverage …
  • CNN Wire

First Known Use of overinflation

1863


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