How to Pronounce stead?

Correct pronunciation for the word "stead" is [stˈɛd], [stˈɛd], [s_t_ˈɛ_d].

"Stead" in context

The word "stead" has several meanings. It is most commonly used as an adverb meaning "on the contrary" or "on the other hand". This is usually used when two things are in contrast with one another. For example, "She said she wants to buy a new car, but stead, she decided to go on a vacation first".

Another meaning of the word "stead" is to act as a substitute or take the place of. This is often used when talking about money or in regards to taking over a job or task for another.


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