Exaggerate or make bigger:
— The charges were inflated.
Roget 880: be vain etc. adj., be vain of; pique oneself etc. (pride) 878; lay the flattering unction to one's soul. have too high an opinion of oneself, have an overweening opinion of oneself, have too high an opinion of one's talents; blind oneself as to one's own merit; not think small beer of oneself, ... show more
Fill with gas or air:
— Inflate a balloons.
synonym: blow up.
Cause prices to rise by increasing the available currency or credit.
Increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value.
Moby thesaurus: Barnumize, add to, aggrandize, amplify, augment, balloon, bloat, blow, blow up, bombast, boost, broaden, build, build up, bulk, bulk out, crescendo, develop, dilate, distend ... show more.
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