Static

/sta'tik/

Sense: Noun


  1. A crackling or hissing noise caused by electrical interference.

  2. Angry criticism.

    1. They will probably give you a lot of static about your editorial.

Sense: Adjective


  1. Concerned with or producing or caused by static electricity.

    1. An electrostatic generator produces high-voltage static electricity.
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  2. Showing little if any change.

    1. A static population.
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  3. Not in physical motion.

    1. The inertia of an object at rest.
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Pronunciation
Syllable Hyphenation
sta•t•ic
IPA Transcription
/stæ'tɪk/
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