Example sentences for: deflated

How can you use “deflated” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Notra Trulock, a department intelligence officer, deflated the accusation, saying that of 12 suspects initially brought to the FBI's attention, three were Chinese-Americans and the rest Caucasians.

  • The Star reports that Anderson has deflated from 36D to 34C and says the reason for the reduction was that the silicone sacs, which the publication says weighed 1 1/2 pounds each, were giving her back pain.

  • Diabetes, cardiovascular problems, and penile injuries (more than 100,000 whacked in bike accidents have been permanently deflated, according to the medical literature) all prevent men from mustering a swelling.

  • Although Philip Morris is an enormously profitable company, its stock price has remained relatively deflated, because investors were so concerned that the company might lose a massive class action lawsuit somewhere down the road.

  • In the opening paragraph of his New York Times op-ed, Brinkley opined: "It's as if suddenly, an entire generation's optimism is deflated, and all that is left is the limp reality of growing old."


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