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steady /ˈstedi/ adjective

راه ، پابرجا ، مسیر ثابت ، فرمان مسیر را ثابت نگهدارید ، روی مسیر ، پرپشت ، ثابت ، پی درپی ، مداوم ، پیوسته ویکنواخت کردن ، استوار یا محکم کردن ، ساکن شدن ، علوم مهندسی: ثابت ، علوم نظامی: فرمان داده شده هستم در رهگیری هوایی ، علوم دریایی: همین راه برو
- firm, fixed, safe, stable
- sensible, balanced, calm, dependable, equable, level-headed, reliable, sober
- continuous, ceaseless, consistent, constant, incessant, nonstop, persistent, regular, unbroken, uninterrupted
- stabilize, brace, secure, support
Antonyms: unsteady
Contrasted words: inconstant, uneven, unstable, changeable, changing, fluctuating, uncertain, undependable, undulating, unsure, varying, wavering
Related Words: unswerving, eternal, never-ending, steady-going, certain, changeless, fixed, set, sure, unchangeable, unflickering, unwavering, durable, reliable
English Thesaurus: increase, go up, rise, grow, escalate, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. steady1 W3 /ˈstedi/ adjective
[Date: 1200-1300; Origin: stead]

1. CONTINUOUS continuing or developing gradually or without stopping, and not likely to change:
Paul is making steady progress.
a steady rain
hold/remain steady
Employment is holding steady at 96%.
steady stream/flow/trickle etc
a steady stream of traffic

2. NOT MOVING firmly held in a particular position and not moving or shaking ⇒ stable
hold/keep something steady
Keep the camera steady while you take a picture.
It takes a steady hand to perform surgery.

3. steady job/work/income a job or work that will definitely continue over a long period of time:
It’s hard to find a steady, well-paying job.

4. VOICE/LOOK if someone’s voice is steady, or they look at you in a steady way, they seem calm and do not stop speaking or looking at you:
There were tears in her eyes, but her voice was steady.
He could not meet Connor’s steady gaze.

5. PERSON someone who is steady is sensible and you can depend on them:
a steady worker

6. steady boyfriend/girlfriend someone that you have been having a romantic relationship with for a long time

7. steady relationship a serious and strong relationship that continues for a long time
—steadily adverb:
The company’s exports have grown steadily.
Debt was increasing steadily.
—steadiness noun [uncountable]

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. steady2 verb (past tense and past participle steadied, present participle steadying, third person singular steadies)

1. [intransitive and transitive] to hold someone or something so they become more balanced or controlled, or to become more balanced or controlled
steady yourself
He reached the chair and steadied himself.
The plane steadied, and the passengers relaxed.

2. [intransitive] to stop increasing or decreasing and remain about the same Synonym : stabilize:
The dollar has steadied after early losses on the money markets.

3. [intransitive and transitive] to become calmer, or to make someone do this:
Tamar took a deep breath to steady her nerves.
Jess is a steadying influence on the rest of the team.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

III. steady3 adverb
go steady (with somebody) to have a long regular romantic relationship with someone

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

IV. steady4 noun (plural steadies) [countable]
American English old-fashioned informal a boyfriend or girlfriend that someone has been having a romantic relationship with

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

V. steady5 interjection

1. used when you want to tell someone to be careful or not to cause an accident:
Steady! You nearly knocked me over.

2. steady on! British English informal used when you think that what someone is saying or doing is too extreme:
Steady on! That bottle’s got to last all night.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

I. not moving or shaking
VERBS be, feel, look, seem, sound | become | remain | hold sb/sth, keep sb/sth Hold the ladder steady!
ADV. extremely, very | absolutely, perfectly, quite, rock His gaze was rock steady.
not quite She opened the letter with hands that were not quite steady.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

II. developing/happening at a regular rate
VERBS be, seem | become | hold, remain Share prices have held steady over the last few days.
ADV. remarkably, very | fairly, relatively

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


steady progress
We're making steady progress in reducing the unemployment rate.
steady growth
During the 1960s most of the Western world enjoyed steady economic growth.
a steady increase/rise
The campus has benefited from a steady increase in student numbers.
a steady decline
The result has been a steady decline in membership.
a steady stream/flow/trickle
All day long a steady stream of customers came and went.
a steady supply
They need a steady supply of educated workers.
a steady pace/rate
He moved at a slow and steady pace through the maze of corridors.
hold/remain steady
A recent poll showed his approval rating holding steady at 53 percent.
slow but/and steady
She is making a slow but steady recovery.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

See: go steady

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary

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