slump|fla|tion «sluhmp FLAY shuhn», noun.
Economics. inflation accompanied by a steady decline in business and employment: »

The $16 billion in rebates and tax credits might be too weak to jolt the economy out of its alarming slumpflation (Time). Stagflation changed into the still more unspeakable slumpflation (Manchester Guardian Weekly).

[blend of slump and inflation]

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  • slump — slump; slump·fla·tion; …   English syllables

  • fla — ac·ri·fla·vine; af·fla·tion; af·fla·tus; an·thra·fla·vic; an·thra·fla·vin; ari·bo·fla·vin·o·sis; cho·a·no·fla·gel·li·da; cho·a·no·fla·gel·li·dae; con·fla·grant; con·fla·grate; con·fla·gra·tor; con·fla·tion; de·fla·tion; de·fla·tion·ary;… …   English syllables

  • tion — ab·bre·vi·a·tion; ab·di·ca·tion; ab·duc·tion; ab·er·ra·tion; ab·er·ra·tion·al; ab·jec·tion; ab·junc·tion; ab·ju·ra·tion; ab·lac·ta·tion; ab·la·tion; ab·lu·tion; ab·mi·gra·tion; ab·ne·ga·tion; ab·o·li·tion; ab·o·li·tion·ary; ab·o·li·tion·dom;… …   English syllables

  • slumpflation — slump·fla·tion …   English syllables

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