inflationary
adjective

tending to increase inflation

Example

inflationary trends in the economy

"...inflationary expectations fell somewhat this month, but remained a long way above the actual inflation rate, according to figures released yesterday. The annual rate of inflation measured by the consumer price index has been below 2 per cent for over 18 months" [Australian Financial Review]

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