Definition of inflater in English:

inflater

(also inflator)

noun

  • See inflate

    • ‘So forget any housing price bubble factor for at least 5 years as an interest rate inflator.’
    • ‘That leads to our next sure-fire house price inflator - transaction taxes, such as stamp duty.’
    • ‘The addition of seat bags, curtain bags, knee bags and others will add more fabric, inflators, electronics and housings to the market.’
    • ‘As it turned out, the inflator to his dry suit was significantly corroded, likely creating difficulty in dumping air.’
    • ‘Besides looking very different, the principal difference between the two inflators is in how they are put in the ‘ready’ mode.’

Pronunciation

inflater

/ɪnˈfleɪtə/