French translation of 'deflate'
- [tyre, dinghy]
- [hopes, reputation]
- [pompous person]
rabattre le caquet à
provoquer la déflation de
- (= lose air)
Example Sentences Including 'deflate'
But it had clearly been some salutary effort to deflate her.The Innocents at Home (A Superintendent Kenworthy novel)
His bulk disguised a sharp mind that was more than able to deflate those who believed the misconception of their eyes.THE MANANA MAN (2002)
It didn't take much, I mused, either to deflate or reflate him.Death in Purple Prose
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Translation of deflate from the Collins English to French Dictionary