Example sentences for: deflation

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

  • Deflation caused by overcapacity and flaccid demand could send the world into a depression.

  • Suppose, for example, that the Bank of Japan were to try to convince the public that the future will bring inflation, not deflation.

  • But it's clear now, says the paper, that if anything, some European countries (one example cited: Germany) are on the verge of deflation.

  • Critics revel in his elegant deflation of bunk theories, finding in his work "qualities in increasingly short supply in academic circles: old-fashioned moral rigor and plain old common sense" (Michiko Kakutani, the New York Times ). Some regret that Rosenbaum does not proffer his own theory clarifying the mysterious origins of Hitler's evil.

  • Now, you could simply rely on supply and demand to do the job, producing inflation in Ireland and deflation in Germany.

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