Usage examples for inflation

  1. In addition, certain characters that can not be expressed easily by measurements, such as inflation of the auditory bullae and the curvature of the zygomatic arch, were observed. – Subspeciation in the Meadow Mouse, Microtus montanus, in Wyoming and Colorado by Sydney Anderson
  2. If Mr. Stanley's antagonist had been a vehement advocate for clerical learning as the great essential to his profession, he would have been the first to caution him against the pride and inflation which often attend learning, when not governed by religion. – Coelebs In Search of a Wife by Hannah More
  3. I know too well that writers may operate like the Federal Reserve banks, except that in literature there is no limit to inflation. – Definitions by Henry Seidel Canby
  4. There was steady inflation. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly