What does stability mean?

Definitions for stability
stəˈbɪl ɪ tista·bil·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stability, stableness(noun)

    the quality or attribute of being firm and steadfast

  2. stability(noun)

    a stable order (especially of society)

  3. constancy, stability(noun)

    the quality of being enduring and free from change or variation

    "early mariners relied on the constancy of the trade winds"

Wiktionary

  1. stability(Noun)

    The condition of being stable or in equilibrium, and thus resistant to change

  2. stability(Noun)

    The tendency to recover from perturbations

  3. Origin: from stabilité, from root of stabilitas, from stabilis

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stability(adj)

    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

  2. Stability(adj)

    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

  3. Stability(adj)

    fixedness; -- as opposed to fluidity

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. stability

    A quality implying a ship's capacity to bear every motion of the sea.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stability' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4186

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stability' in Nouns Frequency: #1743

How to pronounce stability?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say stability in sign language?

  1. stability

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stability in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stability in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of stability in a Sentence

  1. Andreas Andreadis:

    The key word is stability.

  2. Sheikh Yahya:

    We want stability to remain.

  3. Martin Sheen:

    He lacks the necessary stability.

  4. Mariam Ishaq:

    There is no stability. Our homes are destroyed.

  5. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu:

    So basically price stability is our expectation.

Images & Illustrations of stability

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