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English definition of “inflated”

inflated

adjective     /ɪnˈfleɪ.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/
Inflated prices, costs, numbers, etc. are higher than they should be, or higher than people think is reasonable.Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
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