Definition of 'static'
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They faced a period of some months when the share price would remain fairly static. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)The leaked hydrogen met air rich in the static electricity of a brewing storm. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Memories of static caravans from my youth loomed. The Sun (2014)You cannot be a mentor and remain static. Christianity Today (2000)The officer says he was very aware of a static crackling sound in the field around him. The Sun (2009)Neither of my parents drove so it was a fairly static kind of holiday. The Sun (2013)Sometimes static electricity from my hand lifted my work. The Sun (2010)He also whacked the levy on sports nutrition drinks and static caravans used for holidays. The Sun (2012)Yet in story films the camera remained static. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Some cases of static electricity can truly be shocking. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Buying a luxury static caravan or lodge is cheaper. The Sun (2011)One possible explanation for this phenomenon may be static electricity. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Remain static for as long as possible. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Begin by shuffling your feet on the floor as if building up static electricity. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If it is worth a lot of money it will go a long way towards buying us a static caravan. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was invented by the classical economists to explain the economic reality which their theory of static equilibrium could not explain. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)But this was no static society. World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)The idea was invented by the classical economists to explain the economic reality that their theory of static equilibrium could not explain. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)As the number of big donors is fairly static at the moment, this is a way to increase their numbers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And our movement was static. The Sun (2011)Three decades after the birth of techno music, electronic artists are still struggling to make their largely static live performances appear exciting and dynamic. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The Czech enjoyed buzzing in between a fairly static Spurs midfield. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So he's going to be a fairly static ambassador, then. The Sun (2012)This was not, in sum, either a static society or an early model of a modern commercial society. World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)
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Translations for 'static'
British English: static ADJECTIVE
Something that is static does not move or change.
The number of young people obtaining qualifications has remained static.
British English: static NOUN
Static or static electricity is electricity which can be caused by things rubbing against each other.
When the weather turns cold and dry, my clothes develop a static problem.
Definition of static from the Collins English Dictionary
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