# Definition of deflation

## "deflation" in the noun sense

### 1. deflation

geology) the erosion of soil as a consequence of sand and dust and loose rocks being removed by the wind

"a constant deflation of the desert landscape"

### 2. deflation

a contraction of economic activity resulting in a decline of prices

### 3. deflation

the act of letting the air out of something

Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)

WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.

# deflation in Scrabble®

The word deflation is playable in Scrabble®, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

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## Seven Letter Word Alert: (9 words)

defiant, elation, fainted, floated, foliate, inflate, talonid, tenfold, toenail

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# deflation in Words With Friends™

The word deflation is playable in Words With Friends™, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

DEFLATION
(189)

## Seven Letter Word Alert: (9 words)

defiant, elation, fainted, floated, foliate, inflate, talonid, tenfold, toenail

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FONDLE
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ENFOLD
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INFOLD
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DEFLATION
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# Word Growth involving deflation

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## Longer words containing deflation

antideflation

deflationary nondeflationary

deflationism

deflationist deflationists

deflations nondeflations

nondeflation nondeflationary

nondeflation nondeflations