Synonyms of deflate in English:

deflate


See definition of deflate

verb

1‘he deflated one of the tyres’

SYNONYMS

let down, empty the air out of, collapse, flatten, void

puncture

ANTONYMS

inflate, blow up

2‘the balloon deflated’

SYNONYMS

go down, collapse, shrink, contract, flatten

ANTONYMS

inflate, expand

3‘the news had deflated the old man’

SYNONYMS

subdue, humble, cow, humiliate, mortify, chasten, chagrin, dispirit, dismay, discourage, dishearten

squash, crush, flatten, bring down, bring low, take down a peg or two, take the wind out of someone's sails

informal cut down to size, knock the stuffing out of, put down

ANTONYMS

aggrandize

4‘the budget deflated the economy’

SYNONYMS

reduce, slow down, make less active, diminish, lessen, lower

devalue, depreciate, depress

ANTONYMS

inflate