Definition of 'buoyant'
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Overseas interest remains extremely buoyant, but buyer budgets have noticeably reduced. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Although it warns of slower growth ahead, business remains buoyant. The Sun (2016)This will give you storage space and keep insulation buoyant. The Sun (2015)Trading is said to have remained buoyant since the end of its financial year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And this happened against a buoyant economic background. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Wages go up each year on the back of a buoyant economy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)That may be enough to keep the stock buoyant for now. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This decline was due partly to the generally buoyant economy that saw fewer people filing claims. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsBehind the scenes he is furiously pedalling away to keep his players buoyant. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The global economy is buoyant and continues to push up the price of oil and commodities. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The buoyant mood spreading through the economy was strengthened yesterday by surprisingly good retail sales and employment figures. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Sometimes, such sentences feel as buoyant as life rafts. Christianity Today (2000)Yet elsewhere, the mood was buoyant. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So the mood of the Scots remains buoyant. Times, Sunday Times (2014)By and large German businessmen are in a buoyant mood. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Nearly a year on, both she and they remain buoyant. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Keep it afloat, keep it buoyant. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Their mood is not buoyant but quite steady and they are very, very glad to be coming home. The Sun (2008)This quoted company is going from strength to strength as Chinese demand for its mining conveyor belts remains buoyant. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We are now feeling more buoyant as a nation - and that is going to come through in the colours we use. The Sun (2014)I feel buoyant, then a little rejected. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'buoyant'
British English: buoyant ADJECTIVE
If you are in a buoyant mood, you feel cheerful and behave in a lively way.
She was in a buoyant mood and they were looking forward to their new life.
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