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Definitions of steady:

part of speech: comparative


part of speech: verb intransitive

To become steady or firm.

part of speech: adjective

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.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make steady: to make or keep firm:- pa. t. and pa. p. steadied.

part of speech: adjective

Not tottering or shaking; constant in mind or purpose; not fickle or changeable; regular; not fluctuating; uniform.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb transitive

To make or keep steady or firm; make resolute.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


part of speech: adverb


part of speech: superlative


part of speech: verb

To keep from tottering or falling; to make firm or steady; to support.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: adjective

( comp. STEADIER, superl. STEADIEST), Firm in standing or in place: fixed: stable: constant: resolute: consistent: regular: uniform.

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