- free from many changes or variations; uniform: an equable climate; an equable temperament.
- uniform in operation or effect, as laws.
Origin of equable
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Antonyms for equable
Related Words for equabilitytedium, confidence, equanimity, self-assurance, tact, elegance, aplomb, calmness, serenity, grace, composure, coolness, tranquillity, similarity, dreariness, humdrum, flatness, dryness, uniformity, evenness
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Historical Examples of equability
His remainder of equability departed; his impatience increased.Beauchamp's Career, Complete
The equability of the temperature is probably conducive to health.
How this equability of temperature has been maintained does not now matter.Astronomy
Caroline had something of her father's equability under attack.The Graftons
Its poise and equability began to grow trivial, its exalted familiarity to become mere vulgarity.Impressions And Comments
- even-tempered; placid
- unvarying; uniforman equable climate
Word Origin for equable
1530s, from Latin aequabilitas, from aequabilis (see equable).