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Translation of "volatile" - English-Spanish dictionary

volatile

adjective   /ˈvɒl.ə.taɪl/
likely to change suddenly and unexpectedly or suddenly become violent or angry volátil, voluble Food and fuel prices are very volatile in a war situation. The situation was made more volatile by the fact that people had been drinking a lot of alcohol. He had a volatile temper and couldn’t have been easy to live with.21222130
volatility noun [no plural]   /ˌvɒl.əˈtɪl.ɪ.ti/
(Definition of volatile from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

volatile

adjective /(British ) ˈvoləˌtail; (American) ˈvolətəl/
(of a person or mood) likely to change from one mood to another quickly, especially by becoming angry or violent colérico She has a volatile temperament.
(of a situation or place) likely to change or become dangerous suddenly; unstable inestable the increasingly volatile situation in the north of the country.
(chemistry) (of a liquid or substance) capable of changing easily into a gas volátil Propane is an extremely volatile substance.
volatility noun
volatilidad the volatility of the stock market.
(Definition of volatile from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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