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(riːˈfleɪt)
vb
(Economics) to inflate or be inflated again
[C20: back formation from reflation]

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Past participle: reflated
Gerund: reflating

Imperative
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Present
I reflate
you reflate
he/she/it reflates
we reflate
you reflate
they reflate
Preterite
I reflated
you reflated
he/she/it reflated
we reflated
you reflated
they reflated
Present Continuous
I am reflating
you are reflating
he/she/it is reflating
we are reflating
you are reflating
they are reflating
Present Perfect
I have reflated
you have reflated
he/she/it has reflated
we have reflated
you have reflated
they have reflated
Past Continuous
I was reflating
you were reflating
he/she/it was reflating
we were reflating
you were reflating
they were reflating
Past Perfect
I had reflated
you had reflated
he/she/it had reflated
we had reflated
you had reflated
they had reflated
Future
I will reflate
you will reflate
he/she/it will reflate
we will reflate
you will reflate
they will reflate
Future Perfect
I will have reflated
you will have reflated
he/she/it will have reflated
we will have reflated
you will have reflated
they will have reflated
Future Continuous
I will be reflating
you will be reflating
he/she/it will be reflating
we will be reflating
you will be reflating
they will be reflating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been reflating
you have been reflating
he/she/it has been reflating
we have been reflating
you have been reflating
they have been reflating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been reflating
you will have been reflating
he/she/it will have been reflating
we will have been reflating
you will have been reflating
they will have been reflating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been reflating
you had been reflating
he/she/it had been reflating
we had been reflating
you had been reflating
they had been reflating
Conditional
I would reflate
you would reflate
he/she/it would reflate
we would reflate
you would reflate
they would reflate
Past Conditional
I would have reflated
you would have reflated
he/she/it would have reflated
we would have reflated
you would have reflated
they would have reflated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.reflate - economics: experience reflation; "The economy reflated after the Fed took extreme measures"
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
reflate - economics: raise demand, expand the money supply, or raise prices, after a period of deflation; "These measures reflated the economy"
2.reflate - economics: raise demand, expand the money supply, or raise prices, after a period of deflation; "These measures reflated the economy"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
inflate - cause prices to rise by increasing the available currency or credit; "The war inflated the economy"
reflate - economics: experience reflation; "The economy reflated after the Fed took extreme measures"
3.reflate - inflate again; "reflate the balloon"
inflate, blow up - fill with gas or air; "inflate a balloons"
4.reflate - become inflated again
balloon, billow, inflate - become inflated; "The sails ballooned"
Translations

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[ˌriːˈfleɪt] VT [+ economy] → reflacionar

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[riːˈfleɪt] vt [+ economy] → relancer

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vt (Econ) → bewusst inflationieren, ankurbeln
vi (economy)sich beleben, angekurbelt werden; they decided to reflateman beschloss, die Konjunktur anzukurbeln

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[ˌriːˈfleɪt] vt (Econ) → reflazionare
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A depressed economy can be reflated, and an inflationary economy can be depressed.
The Fed has simply reflated the bubble to an even more gigantic proportion.
First, there is a convincing argument (as made by the Bank for International Settlements -- the central bank's bank) that leading economies have essentially reflated the bubble preceding the crash of some six or seven years ago, so that another (perhaps worse) calamity could be in the offing.