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OTHER WORDS FOR steady

1 firm.
3 undeviating, unchanging, unvarying, invariable.
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Idioms about steady

    go steady, Informal. to date one person exclusively: Her father didn't approve of her going steady at such an early age.

Origin of steady

First recorded in 1520鈥30; 1905鈥10 for def. 12; stead + -y1

synonym study for steady

7. See steadfast.

OTHER WORDS FROM steady

stead路i路ly, adverbstead路i路ness, nouno路ver路stead路i路ness, nouno路ver路stead路y, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for steady

Derived forms of steady

steadier, nounsteadily, adverbsteadiness, noun

Word Origin for steady

C16: from stead + -y 1; related to Old High German st膩t墨g, Middle Dutch st膿dig
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Other Idioms and Phrases with steady

steady

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