inflate
verb.
exaggerate or make bigger
The charges were inflated
verb.
fill with gas or air
inflate a balloons
Synonym: blow up
verb.
cause prices to rise by increasing the available currency or credit
The war inflated the economy
verb.
increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value
inflate the currency
verb.
become inflated
The sails ballooned
Synonym: balloon, billow
Antonym: deflate