Definition of 'headwind'
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We face very strong headwinds next year.Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2014)
The profit warning comes as airlines around the world are struggling to remain solvent in the face of tough economic headwinds.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The shipping services company is one of the few to have survived the currency headwinds that have becalmed many global businesses.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It should be clear to all but the most blinkered party hack that both parties have had to battle against fierce global headwinds.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The bank has certainly faced increased headwinds in key countries such as India over the past year or so.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There was no mention this time of the global headwinds, which could pose a threat to the domestic economy.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Not just because the damage to the bank was more extensive than was clear but also because of the economic headwinds that we are experiencing.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Since the financial crisis, we have been through a number of phases when global headwinds have been a concern.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Economic headwinds are blowing hard.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It is facing strong headwinds from experts who fear that the new law will do more harm than good, but the experts miss the point.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Until this is accomplished, the free flow of capital within the eurozone will be impaired and will add to the hidden headwinds to economic recovery.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Given the headwinds faced by the economy, the banks are right to keep lobbying for more joined-up thinking.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The BCC is still concerned that the economy faces significant headwinds with manufacturers continuing to struggle and business investment remaining in the doldrums.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
A slump in the value of the Brazilian real and other currency headwinds have been blamed for disappointing annual results by Experian.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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