Delated vs Deflated - What's the difference?

delated | deflated |


As verbs the difference between delated and deflated

is that delated is (delate) while deflated is (deflate).

delated

English

Verb

(head)
  • (delate)

  • delate

    English

    Etymology 1

    Verb

    (delat)
  • To carry; to convey.
  • * Francis Bacon
  • Try exactly the time wherein sound is delated .
  • To carry abroad; to spread; to make public.
  • * Jeremy Taylor
  • when the crime is delated or notorious
  • To carry or bring against, as a charge; to inform against; to accuse; to denounce.
  • * Bishop Burnet
  • As men were delated , they were marked down for such a fine.
  • To carry on; to conduct.
  • (Warner)

    Etymology 2

    Verb

    (delat)
  • (Goodwin)
    (Webster 1913) ----

    deflated

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (deflate)

  • deflate

    English

    Verb

    (deflat)
  • To cause an object to decrease or become smaller in some parameter, e.g. to shrink
  • (economics) To reduce the amount of available currency or credit and thus lower prices.
  • To become deflated.
  • To let down or disappoint.
  • To compress (data) according to a particular algorithm.
  • Antonyms

    * inflate