Translation of equilibrium in Spanish:

equilibrium

Pronunciation: /ˌiːkwəˈlɪbriəm; ˌiːkwɪˈlɪbriəm/

n (plural -riums or, -ria /-riə/)

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (balance) equilibrio (masculine) to be in equilibrium estar* en equilibrio
    More example sentences
    • An orderly life includes mental as well as physical equilibrium, and shunning all evil thoughts.
    • Earth, unlike the other solar planets, is not in physical equilibrium.
    • Once detached from the gland and ring, respectively, the cell and bubble become spherical to achieve physical equilibrium.
    1.2 (poise) calma (feminine)
    More example sentences
    • It might appear from the above that postures, breathing techniques and sensory control automatically purge the mind of distractions and bring about equilibrium and calm.
    • I certainly felt bound to the river for restoring my equilibrium, for calming my senses and for providing me with an escape from the city.
    • He'd clearly achieved equilibrium as he calmed down until, noticing he wasn't packing his stuff, the checkout woman tried to help him.

Definition of equilibrium in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day torta
f
pie …
Cultural fact of the day

Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.