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resilience
American English: /rəˈzɪljəns/
British English: /rɪˈzɪlɪəns/

Translation of resilience in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 1.1 (of person)
    capacidad (feminine) de recuperación
    Example sentences
    • Poland's history has been marked by its resilience.
    • However, the losses in market value are distributed unevenly, with some regions showing a surprising resilience to the market upheaval.
    • The panicky reaction of players at the US Open betrayed their lack of resilience in the face of adversity.
    1.2 (of material)
    Example sentences
    • Polypropylene is being used more and more widely in the manufacture of carpeting due to its high resilience to wear and stain proof properties.

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