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Reduce or cause to contract
“Armed officers, who were lying in wait for the would-be raiders, disabled their van using Hatton rounds - bullets designed to deflate tyres with minimum damage.”
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To take away the self-esteem or conceit from
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“Somehow, hearing the understanding in his voice seemed to deflate her.”
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Be emptied of air or gas
“The fury of the wind and water caused his shirt to billow - to inflate and deflate like a balloon.”
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To reduce the amount of available currency or credit and thus lower prices
“Well, could inflation soon deflate the economy?”
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To regard or represent as being of little worth
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To develop suddenly and violently
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Become or make smaller in size or amount
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To make a hole or series of holes in
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(slang) To put a damper on
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Serialise or serialize
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To lower in length or size
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Put someone in their place
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Weaken
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Deflate someone's idea, feelings
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To cause a sudden collapse of (mood or feeling)
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To lessen the courage or confidence of
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Subject to contemptuous and dismissive language or behaviour
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Draw or push out
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Fail suddenly and completely
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