level off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"level off" in British English

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level off

phrasal verb with level uk   us   /ˈlev.əl/ verb [T] (-ll- or US usually -l-)
If a ​rate or ​amountlevels off, it ​stopsrising or ​falling and ​stays at the same ​level: House ​prices now ​seem to be ​levelling off after the ​steeprises of the last few ​years. Unemployment ​rose to ten ​percent and then ​levelled off.
(Definition of level off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"level off" in American English

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level off

phrasal verb with level  us   /ˈlev·əl/ verb [T]
to ​stopincreasing or being ​reduced: The ​price of ​gas has ​finally leveled off after ​rising for several ​months. The ​planedescended to 18,000 ​feet before leveling off.
(Definition of level off from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"level off" in Business English

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level off

(also level out)
phrasal verb with level uk   us   /ˈlevəl/ verb ( UK -ll, US -l-)
if a ​rate or ​amountlevels off, it ​stopsrising or ​falling and ​stays at the same ​level: Share ​prices are beginning to ​level off after the ​sharprises of recent months.level off/out at sth The ​bank expects that ​growth will ​level off at 2.5% next spring. We ​assumerates will ​level out at 5.25%.
(Definition of level off from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “level off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 保持稳定(不再波动)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 保持穩定(不再波動)…
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