verb (used with object), un·stead·ied, un·stead·y·ing.
Related formsun·stead·i·ly, adverbun·stead·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for unsteady
He discovered his friend—the worse for wear and unsteady on her feet—in the second-floor living room.
You stand on an unsteady pontoon bridge spanning the Tigris River in a township called Adh Dhouloueya.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Besides worrying about how the models would walk on the unsteady ground, audience members knew something magical would happen.
It is impossible to letter well in a cramped or unsteady position.Letters and Lettering|Frank Chouteau Brown
It has no part to unsteady the hands of the reconstructionists.The Hive|Will Levington Comfort
She opened the door of her bedroom with hasty, unsteady fingers.The Gambler|Katherine Cecil Thurston
We have an unsteady and unreliable population; and the daily interior guard duty, for the city proper, requires over 300 men.Reports of the Committee on the Conduct of the War|United States Senate
Nancy lowered her voice mysteriously, and looked back into the little room where Vanna's unsteady figure moved from bed to chair.