HyperDic: steadiness

English > 3 senses of the word steadiness:
NOUNattributesteadinessfreedom from wavering or indecision
attributesteadiness, firmnessthe quality of being steady or securely and immovably fixed in place
attributesteadinessthe quality of being steady--regular and unvarying
steadiness > pronunciation
Soundssteh'diynihs
Rhymesabyss ... worthiness: 194 rhymes with ihs...
English > steadiness: 3 senses > noun 1, attribute
Meaningfreedom from wavering or indecision; constancy of resolve or conduct.
Example"He trusted her clear steadiness that she would do what she said"
Broaderresoluteness, firmness, firmness of purpose, resolve, resolutionThe trait of being resolute
Spanishfirmeza
Adjectivessteadymarked by firm determination or resolution
English > steadiness: 3 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being steady or securely and immovably fixed in place.
Synonymfirmness
NarrowergraniteSomething having the quality of granite (unyielding firmness)
stability, stablenessThe quality or attribute of being firm and steadfast
surenessThe quality of being steady and unfailing
Broaderimmovability, immovablenessnot capable of being moved or rearranged
Oppositeunsteadiness, ricketinessThe quality of not being steady or securely fixed in place
Spanishfirmeza
Catalanfermesa, fermetat
Adjectivessteadysecurely in position
English > steadiness: 3 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being steady--regular and unvarying.
BroaderregularityThe quality of being characterized by a fixed principle or rate
OppositeunsteadinessThe quality of being unsteady--varying and unpredictable
Adjectivessteadynot subject to change or variation especially in behavior

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