水増し, みずまし

  • mizumashi

Definition of 水増し,みずまし

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, noun or verb acting prenominally

  • dilution
  • watering down

  • inflation (of budget, claim, etc.)
  • padding

Examples of 水増し,みずまし in a Sentence

I suspect they water down the beer in that pub.
水増し決算株価は上がりませんした。
The stock got creamed when they got wind of the dilution.
If your essay is on the short side, you can always pad it out with a few quotations.
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increase, add, augment, gain, promote

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