static

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈstætɪk/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈstætɪk/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(statik)


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static

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the [connection, phone call] has a lot of static
  2. a lot of static on the [connection]
  3. I can't hear you, there's too much static
  4. the static drowned out the [speaker, announcement]
  5. static on the [TV, screen]
  6. adjust the antenna to eliminate static
  7. static [caused, produced] by the [antenna]
  8. was shocked by the static
  9. held [up, together] by static
  10. rub a balloon on your [hair, head] to make static
  11. a lot of static in my [clothes, sweater]
  12. use a dryer sheet to eliminate static
  13. static in the laundry
  14. informal: gave me a lot of static about [changing, going, publishing]
adj
  1. static [force, friction, electricity]
  2. a static [charge, field]
  3. got a shock from static electricity
  4. the [demand, market] [is, has become] static
  5. static [growth, interest, progress]
  6. is a static [presence, figure] in his life
  7. computing: [retrieve, store, analyze] static variables
  8. a static web page
  9. [went, changed] from static to dynamic
  10. the [play, performance, movement] was rather static
  11. static [characters, plots, acting]
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