- let air or gas out of (a tire, balloon, or similar object)；be emptied of air or gas
verb: deflate, 3rd person present: deflates, gerund or present participle: deflating, past tense: deflated, past participle: deflated
- 1. let air or gas out of (a tire, balloon, or similar object):
he deflated one of the tires
- 2. be emptied of air or gas:
the balloon deflated
- 3. cause (someone) to suddenly lose confidence or feel less important:
his response deflated me
- 4. reduce the level of (an emotion or feeling):
her anger was deflated
- 5. bring about a general reduction of price levels in (an economy):
the budget deflated the economy
the government deflated sharply in 1964
- v.let air or gas out of (a tyre, balloon, or similar object):
- he deflated one of the tyres
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