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A leader who confines his role to his people's experience dooms himself to stagnation; a leader who outstrips his people's experience runs the risk of not being understood.
Henry A. Kissinger

Meaning of "stagnation" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF STAGNATION

stagnation  [stæɡˈneɪʃən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF STAGNATION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Stagnation is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES STAGNATION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of stagnation in the English dictionary

The definition of stagnation in the dictionary is the process of becoming stagnant, unchanging, or static.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH STAGNATION


combination
ˌkɒmbɪˈneɪʃən
contamination
kənˌtæmɪˈneɪʃən
coordination
kəʊˌɔːdɪˈneɪʃən
designation
ˌdɛzɪɡˈneɪʃən
destination
ˌdɛstɪˈneɪʃən
determination
dɪˌtɜːmɪˈneɪʃən
discrimination
dɪˌskrɪmɪˈneɪʃən
domination
ˌdɒmɪˈneɪʃən
donation
dəʊˈneɪʃən
elimination
ɪˌlɪmɪˈneɪʃən
examination
ɪɡˌzæmɪˈneɪʃən
explanation
ˌɛkspləˈneɪʃən
illumination
ɪˌluːmɪˈneɪʃən
imagination
ɪˌmædʒɪˈneɪʃən
nation
ˈneɪʃən
nomination
ˌnɒmɪˈneɪʃən
origination
ɒˌrɪdʒɪˈneɪʃən
resignation
ˌrɛzɪɡˈneɪʃən
termination
ˌtɜːmɪˈneɪʃən
vaccination
ˌvæksɪˈneɪʃən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE STAGNATION

staggery
staggie
staghorn
staghorn fern
staghound
stagier
stagiest
stagily
staginess
staging
staging area
staging post
Stagira
Stagirite
stagnance
stagnancy
stagnant
stagnantly
stagnate
stagy

WORDS THAT END LIKE STAGNATION

accreditation
action
administration
animation
application
association
certification
citation
communication
confirmation
conversation
corporation
creation
decoration
documentation
duration
education
evaluation
excitation
federation
formation

Synonyms and antonyms of stagnation in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «stagnation» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF STAGNATION

Find out the translation of stagnation to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of stagnation from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «stagnation» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

停滞
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

estancamiento
570 millions of speakers

English

stagnation
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ठहराव
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ركود
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

стагнация
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

estagnação
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্তম্ভ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

stagnation
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Genangan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Stagnation
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

停滞
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

정체
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Stagnasi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trì trệ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தேக்கம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्थिरता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

durgunluk
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

stagnazione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

stagnacja
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

стагнація
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

stagnare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

στασιμότητα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

stagnasie
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

stagnation
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

stagnasjon
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of stagnation

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «STAGNATION»

The term «stagnation» is quite widely used and occupies the 34.727 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «STAGNATION» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about stagnation

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10 QUOTES WITH «STAGNATION»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word stagnation.
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Heather Donahue
A lot of our entertainment throws into detail the stagnation and illness of how we live today-it's sad and it's sick... and it's profitable.
2
Toshihiko Fukui
They emphasize the viewpoint that the protracted economic stagnation in Japan derives from incomplete economic adjustments to significant changes in relative prices.
3
Bill Gross
Bond investors want growth much like equity investors, and to the extent that too much austerity leads to recession or stagnation then credit spreads widen out - even if a country can print its own currency and write its own cheques.
4
Sydney J. Harris
The greatest enemy of progress is not stagnation, but false progress.
5
Darren L Johnson
Believe it or not, the biggest obstacle for a business owner with any size business is the internal response to the question - 'Now what?' Often this question is followed by a - deer in the headlights - response, which is then followed by stagnation. Following stagnation comes fear.
6
Li Keqiang
There are many countries in the world that when they reached the middle-income stage, they witnessed serious structural problems such as growth stagnation, a widening wealth gap and increasing social unrest.
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Henry A. Kissinger
A leader who confines his role to his people's experience dooms himself to stagnation; a leader who outstrips his people's experience runs the risk of not being understood.
8
Amy Lowell
Happiness, to some, elation; Is, to others, mere stagnation.
9
John Podhoretz
There's no light at the end of the tunnel in the Republican message, no promise of better things to come. There's only the present stagnation, followed by a slow decline.
10
Mariano Rajoy
For me, there will be no enemies but unemployment, the deficit, excessive debt, economic stagnation and anything else that keeps our country in these critical circumstances.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «STAGNATION»

Discover the use of stagnation in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to stagnation and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Great Stagnation: How America Ate All The Low-Hanging ...
America is in disarray and our economy is failing us.
Tyler Cowen, 2011
2
From Financial Crisis to Stagnation: The Destruction of ...
This book offers a novel explanation of the financial crisis and Great Recession that emphasizes the destruction of shared prosperity over the past thirty years.
Thomas I. Palley, 2013
3
Japan's Bubble, Deflation, and Long-term Stagnation
New perspectives on Japan's "lost decade" viewed in the context of recent financial turmoil.
Kōichi Hamada, A. K. Kashyap, David E. Weinstein, 2011
4
Japan's Great Stagnation: Forging Ahead, Falling Behind
From one viewpoint this is a case study (admittedly on a grand scale) of the experience of one country in one historical period.
W. R. Garside, 2012
5
Japan's Great Stagnation: Financial and Monetary Policy ...
Experts on the Japanese economy examine Japan's prolonged period of economicunderperformance, analyzing the ways in which the financial system, monetary policy, andinternational financial factors contributed to its onset and duration.
Michael M. Hutchison, Frank Westermann, 2006
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Stagnation and the Financial Explosion
The book focuses on the most recent phase of the development of U.S. capitalism, stressing the profound contradictions of the underlying processes of capital accumulation and pointing the way to the fundamental reforms that are the ...
Harry Magdoff, Paul M. Sweezy, 2008
7
Industrial growth in India: stagnation since the mid-sixties
This comprehensive analysis of industrial growth in India over the past twenty years charts the marked decline in growth after the mid-sixties.
Isher Judge Ahluwalia, 1985
8
The Politics of Inflation and Economic Stagnation: ...
In this conference volume, which focuses on aspects of the crisis that economists often presuppose to be beyond control, the authors analyze the political and social underpinning of inflation and recession.
Leon N. Lindberg, Charles S. Maier, 1985
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The Politics of Economic Stagnation in the Soviet Union: The ...
Peter Rutland analyzes the role played by regional and local organs of the Soviet Communist Party in economic management from 1970 to 1989.
Peter Rutland, 2009
10
The Politics of Africa's Economic Stagnation
Neopatrimonialism is essentially an adaptation of colonial-inspired political institutions to peculiar historical and social conditions. This book focuses on the political factor as an important cause of Africa's economic ills.
Richard Sandbrook, 1985

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «STAGNATION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term stagnation is used in the context of the following news items.
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Alan Greenspan: US real estate is stagnating
"We are in the position now of secular stagnation." Secular stagnation has become a buzz word for little to no growth. Greenspan says that before the recession, ... «CNNMoney, Jun 15»
2
If China heads for stagnation, it may well be an Indian century
WASHINGTON:With China expected to be headed towards long-term stagnation, it may well be an Indian century if India and the Southeast Asian countries ... «Economic Times, Jun 15»
3
Neil deGrasse Tyson's answer to innovation stagnation: a space …
In the search to find the high-paying jobs and industries of the future, Neil deGrasse Tyson has an idea for a novel solution. How about a militarised space race ... «Sydney Morning Herald, May 15»
4
'Secular stagnation' is an ugly term - let's hope we can avoid it
It is an ugly expression to describe an ugly prospect: “secular stagnation”, which means at best a long period of below-trend economic growth and at worst no ... «The Independent, Apr 15»
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Stock Investors' Misplaced Faith in Secular Stagnation
Secular stagnation is such a scary thought that it doesn't have to be real for it to matter for markets. But investors may be in for a shock if it doesn't come to pass. «Wall Street Journal, Apr 15»
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IMF fears global economy is suffering 'secular stagnation'
The International Monetary Fund is coming around to the idea that the world is in the grip of an economic “secular stagnation”, meaning the living standards of ... «The Independent, Apr 15»
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On secular stagnation: Larry Summers responds to Ben Bernanke
His challenges to the secular stagnation hypothesis have helped me clarify my thinking and provide an opportunity to address a number of points where I think ... «Brookings Institution, Apr 15»
8
Middle class stagnation: What Obama plans to do
But by dissecting the forces underlying middle class income stagnation, he seeks to shape what Washington does about it—now or later. That's the significance ... «CNBC, Feb 15»
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Bank of England Official Takes on Secular Stagnation
Believers in secular stagnation argue the rich world is entering a spell of feeble growth thanks to a toxic mix of weak demand and stalling technological ... «Wall Street Journal, Feb 15»
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A Whiff of Secular Stagnation in Budget Forecasts
Under secular stagnation, developed economies like the United States are facing a period of perpetually weak demand, driven by some combination of factors ... «Wall Street Journal, Feb 15»

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