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in·flat·a·ble

 (ĭn-flā′tə-bəl)
adj.
Designed to be filled with air or gas before or during use: an inflatable mattress.
n.
An object or device that can be filled with air or gas, especially:
a. A small rubber boat or raft filled with air.
b. A large helium or hot-air balloon constructed so as to resemble a figure or object when inflated.

inflatable

(ɪnˈfleɪtəbəl)
n
any of various large air-filled objects made of strong plastic or rubber, used for children to play on at fairs, carnivals, etc
adj
capable of being inflated

in•flat•a•ble

(ɪnˈfleɪ tə bəl)

adj.
1. capable of being inflated.
n.
2. an inflatable object, esp. a small rubber boat inflated with air.
[1875]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inflatable - designed to be filled with air or gas; "an inflatable mattress"; "an inflatable boat"
expansive - able or tending to expand or characterized by expansion; "Expansive materials"; "the expansive force of fire"
Translations
قَابِلٌ لِلْنَفْخِمَطّاطي، يُمْكِن نَفْخُه
nafukovací
oppustelig
ilmalla täytettävä
na napuhavanje
felfújható
uppblásanlegur
膨らませることのできる
부풀릴 수 있는
nafukovací
napihljiv
uppblåsbar
ที่ทำให้พองได้
có thể bơm phồng

inflatable

[ɪnˈfleɪtəbl] ADJ [boat] → inflable, hinchable (Sp)

inflatable

[ɪnˈfleɪtəbəl]
adj [dinghy, boat, raft] → gonflable; [toy, doll] → gonflable
inflatable mattress → matelas pneumatique
n (= dinghy) → Zodiac® m

inflatable

adjaufblasbar; inflatable dinghySchlauchboot nt; inflatable goodsAufblasartikel pl
n (= boat)Gummiboot nt

inflatable

[ɪnˈfleɪtəbl] adjgonfiabile

inflate

(inˈfleit) verb
to blow up or expand (especially a balloon, tyre or lungs with air). He used a bicycle pump to inflate the ball.
inˈflatable adjective
(of eg a cushion, ball etc) that can be filled with air for use. an inflatable beach ball.
inˈflation noun
1. the process of inflating or being inflated.
2. a situation in country's economy where prices and wages keep forcing each other to increase.
inˈflationary adjective
relating to economic inflation.

inflatable

قَابِلٌ لِلْنَفْخِ nafukovací oppustelig aufblasbar φουσκωτός hinchable, inflable ilmalla täytettävä gonflable na napuhavanje gonfiabile 膨らませることのできる 부풀릴 수 있는 opblaasbaar oppblåsbar dmuchany inflável, insuflável надувной uppblåsbar ที่ทำให้พองได้ şişirilebilir có thể bơm phồng 可膨胀的
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