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Definitions of steady

  1. To make, hold, or become steady. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. To make or keep steady or firm; make resolute. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. To make steady: to make or keep firm:-pa.t. and pa.p. steadied. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. To make steady. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. To become steady or firm. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. make steady; "steady yourself" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace; "brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. To make or keep steady. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. To keep from tottering or falling; to make firm or steady; to support. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. Steadiest. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. Steadying. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. Steadier. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  13. in a steady manner; "he could still walk steadily" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. Steadily. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. persistent in occurrence and unvarying in nature; "maintained a constant temperature"; "a constant beat"; "principles of unvarying validity"; "a steady breeze" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable; "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. not easily excited or upset; "steady nerves" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. securely in position; not shaky; "held the ladder steady" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall; "stocks are still firm" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  20. not subject to change or variation especially in behavior; "a steady beat"; "a steady job"; "a steady breeze"; "a steady increase"; "a good steady ballplayer" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. Firm in standing or position; not tottering or shaking; fixed; firm. Newage Dictionary DB
  22. Constant in feeling, purpose, or pursuit; not fickle, changeable, or wavering; not easily moved or persuaded to alter a purpose; resolute; as, a man steady in his principles, in his purpose, or in the pursuit of an object. Newage Dictionary DB
  23. Regular; constant; undeviating; uniform; as, the steady course of the sun; a steady breeze of wind. Newage Dictionary DB
  24. To make steady; to hold or keep from shaking, reeling, or falling; to make or keep firm; to support; to make constant, regular, or resolute. Newage Dictionary DB
  25. To become steady; to regain a steady position or state; to move steadily. Newage Dictionary DB
  26. Firm in position or support; as, a steady foundation; constant in feeling or purpose; resolute; unwavering; as, steady devotion to a cause; regular; uniform; as, the steady beat of the pulse; sober; industrious; as, a steady young man; keeping nearly upright: said of a ship. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  27. (comp. STEADIER, superl. STEADIEST), Firm in standing or in place: fixed: stable: constant: resolute: consistent: regular: uniform. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  28. Firm; without motion; fixed; regular. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  29. A Stable in position. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  30. Constant; uniform. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  31. Stedfast. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  32. Firm in standing or position; firm; fixed; constant in mind, purpose, or pursuit; not fickle, changeable, or wavering; constant; uniform. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  33. Not tottering or shaking; constant in mind or purpose; not fickle or changeable; regular; not fluctuating; uniform. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  34. Steadied. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for steady

  1. " Why do you keep steady company with him? – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  2. Is your hand steady – The Devil Doctor by Sax Rohmer
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