Definition of deflating:
Synonyms for deflating:
- "Corpus of a Siam Mosquito", Steven Sills.
- "Black Beetles in Amber", Ambrose Bierce.
Even though they fleeted by incessantly, they were like pop- ups from a children's book; and for a few additional seconds he began to withdraw into a self that was deflating surreally into a diminutive and flattened form in an imagined land of stationary pop- ups where the unreal was still and preserved instead of the seemingly real, which was always wide- open and fleeting.- "An Apostate: Nawin of Thais", Steven Sills.