Definition of 'resilience'
Example sentences containing 'resilience'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Official trade and manufacturing data yesterday underlined the resilience of the economy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Yesterday's borrowing data hinted at the resilience of the economy at the end of last year. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This comes despite the broader resilience in the economy that has been witnessed since the Brexit vote. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the domestic economy 's resilience should ensure that the manufacturing sector continues to hold up well over the next year or so. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In a speech last week, she gave an optimistic view of the resilience of the economy since the Brexit vote. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Then we came back and showed resilience and quality. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They increase the resilience of the economy to the unexpected and make entrepreneurship and trade more viable. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But it does show us that the underlying resilience of the economy is stronger than expected. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It would add flexibility and resilience to our economy and enable more people to take advantage of the new opportunities that technological change presents. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Much depends on the continuing revival of the US economy and resilience in China and the emerging world. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He said that the business continued to show resilience and an ability to grow in Asia, which meant that he retained his confidence in the company. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trends of 'resilience'
In Common Usage. resilience is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of resilience from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Collins Reference Catalogue 2019
View our new 2019 reference catalogue. From dictionaries, phrasebooks, language learning, atlases and maps, general reference and puzzles, you'll be sure to find books that appeal to you.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.