Definition of 'stability'
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This stability provides a real foundation for future growth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The rainbow nation has enjoyed a decade of relative peace and stability. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What we need is a period of political stability followed by policy clarity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The system they devised contributed to a golden era of economic growth and stability. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This is why they value stability and structure so much more now. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Such programmes help provide security and stability for those hanging up their uniforms. The Sun (2012)Such actions pose a direct threat to regional stability and world peace. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are a risk to political stability as well as economic recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Economic stability leads both to emotional stability and various personal opportunities. Christianity Today (2000)They are not getting stability and security. The Sun (2007)Grandparents can provide stability for them at these times. The Sun (2012)In the end we will only get peace and stability through political reconstruction. The Sun (2010)Polish voters will be looking for political stability. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The floor is also our primary source of a feeling of stability and security. A Philosophy of Interior Design (1990)But in both countries decent local people yearn for the same peace and stability we enjoy. The Sun (2006)Or is it a symbol of a dangerous complacency that could undermine political stability itself? World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)He needs you so much to provide security and loving stability. The Sun (2012)He calls for public policy to be targeted at attaining economic stability rather than focusing on entrepreneurial awareness. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Or would they borrow and spend more, and risk our economic stability again? The Sun (2014)But as with all gift cards, you should remember the risks and do your homework on the financial stability of the issuer. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In almost all the houses, ancient frescoes and mosaics are at risk and the stability of the structures has been undermined by invading vegetation and periodic floods. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'stability'
British English: stability /stəˈbɪlɪtɪ/ NOUN
Stability is the quality of being stable.
...a time of political stability.
- American English: stability
- Arabic: اِسْتِقْرار
- Brazilian Portuguese: estabilidade
- Chinese: 稳定性
- Croatian: stabilnost
- Czech: stabilita
- Danish: stabilitet
- Dutch: stabiliteit
- European Spanish: estabilidad
- Finnish: tasapainoisuus
- French: stabilité
- German: Stabilität
- Greek: σταθερότητα
- Italian: stabilità
- Japanese: 安定
- Korean: 안정성
- Norwegian: stabilitet
- Polish: stabilność
- European Portuguese: estabilidade
- Romanian: stabilitate
- Russian: стабильность
- Spanish: estabilidad
- Swedish: stabilitet
- Thai: ความมั่นคง
- Turkish: denge durum
- Ukrainian: стабільність
- Vietnamese: sự ổn định
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