Definitions for stabilitystəˈbɪl ɪ ti
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word stability
the quality or attribute of being firm and steadfast
a stable order (especially of society)
the quality of being enduring and free from change or variation
"early mariners relied on the constancy of the trade winds"
The condition of being stable or in equilibrium, and thus resistant to change
The tendency to recover from perturbations
Origin: from stabilité, from root of stabilitas, from stabilis
the state or quality of being stable, or firm; steadiness; firmness; strength to stand without being moved or overthrown; as, the stability of a structure; the stability of a throne or a constitution
steadiness or firmness of character, firmness of resolution or purpose; the quality opposite to fickleness, irresolution, or inconstancy; constancy; steadfastness; as, a man of little stability, or of unusual stability
fixedness; -- as opposed to fluidity
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Rank popularity for the word 'stability' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4186
Rank popularity for the word 'stability' in Nouns Frequency: #1743
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We won't tolerate prolonged deviations from price stability.
This election will be for continuity of stability and trust.
This is an added positive factor for regional peace and stability.
It will serve regional security, peace and stability in the region.
This growth is highly dependent on the safety and stability in Tunisia.
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Translations for stability
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- estabilitatCatalan, Valencian
- diongbháilteacht, diongbháilIrish
- 安定性, 安定, スタビリティーJapanese
- firmitas, firmitudo, stabilitasLatin
- stabilitetNorwegian Nynorsk
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