sweetheart, sweetie, steady, truelove(adj)
a person loved by another person
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"
firm, steady, unfluctuating(adj)
not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall
"stocks are still firm"
securely in position; not shaky
"held the ladder steady"
firm, steadfast, steady, stiff, unbendable, unfaltering, unshakable, unwavering(adj)
marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable
"firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
relating to a person who does something regularly
"a regular customer"; "a steady drinker"
not easily excited or upset
steady, calm, becalm(verb)
brace, steady, stabilize, stabilise(adverb)
support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace
"brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel"
in a steady manner
"he could still walk steadily"
To stabilize something; to prevent from shaking.
smooth and not bumpy or with obstructions
regular and even
firm in standing or position; not tottering or shaking; fixed; firm
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
regular; constant; undeviating; uniform; as, the steady course of the sun; a steady breeze of wind
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
to become steady; to regain a steady position or state; to move steadily
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sted′i, adj. (comp. Stead′ier, superl. Stead′iest) firm in standing or in place: fixed: stable: constant: resolute: consistent: regular: uniform: sober, industrious.—v.t. to make steady: to make or keep firm:—pa.t. and pa.p. stead′ied.—n. a rest or support, as for the hand, a tool, or a piece of work.—adv. Stead′ily.—n. Stead′iness.—adj. Stead′y-gō′ing, of steady habits or action. [A.S. stæððig—stæð, stead, bank; Ger. stätig, continual.]
Balanced, controlled and secure in position.
The aircraft was steady the whole flight over the ocean and we were very grateful.Submitted by MaryC on January 17, 2017
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'steady' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3779
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'steady' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4301
Rank popularity for the word 'steady' in Adjectives Frequency: #497
The numerical value of steady in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of steady in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of steady in a Sentence
The steady lowering of the lava lake in 'Overlook crater' within Halema?uma?u at the summit of Kilauea volcano has raised the potential for explosive eruptions in the coming weeks.
There is a trend away from consumer unicorns and valuations, i can feel it when we're out fundraising. Investors want real steady cash flow and proven business models.
This would be devastating for our economy, we need someone with a steady hand being president of the United States.
It appears as if our message that Uganda should maintain its path of steady progress for all, and not risk an untried and untested opposition, has resonated with the majority of Ugandan voters.
There's a lot of investor interest in putting cash flow to work in infrastructure, in this environment, the steady, predictable cash flow and growth make these offerings pretty attractive.
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Translations for steady
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- plynulý, klidnýCzech
- stetig, stabilisierenGerman
- fijo, firme, liso, estableSpanish
- tasapainottaa, vakaa, vakauttaaFinnish
- régulier, lisse, stableFrench
- cunbhalach, seasmhachScottish Gaelic
- 安定, 着実Japanese
- māhoi, whakamatua, rōnakiMāori
- stabiliseren, gestaagDutch
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