steady

All Adjective Verb
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  • This led to a small but steady production of oil in the community.
  • Virginia received a steady stream of mail about her letter throughout her life.
  • Now, when he saw how white she looked, he steadied her with his arm. Cited from The Coast of Chance, by Esther Chamberlain and Lucia Chamberlain
  • He steadied his body against the wall with his good hand and got to his feet. Cited from Storm Over Warlock, by Andre Norton
  • It is a particular example of a system in a steady state.
  • I held her fast with my left arm, and steadied myself with my right. Cited from The Doctor's Dilemma, by Hesba Stretton
  • And then he went on, steadying his voice until it was almost cold. Cited from The Country Beyond, by James Oliver Curwood
  • And he had been steadying himself for his part ever since he had left the city. Cited from Together, by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  • Feeling a little steadier, she put the book back and turned round to him. Cited from A Room With A View, by E. M. Forster
  • Steady state is usually reached in one or two days.
  • She got upon her feet, steadying herself by the back of the chair. Cited from The Price, by Francis Lynde
  • She helped him off the bed and steadied him on his feet. Cited from The Desert of Wheat, by Zane Grey
  • It is natural that the larger you get his feet the steadier he will travel. Cited from The Mule, by Harvey Riley
  • So he steadied himself, and the next chance he had he did wait. Cited from Dr. Jolliffe's Boys, by Lewis Hough
  • He steadied himself with an effort, and looking again saw that she was alone. Cited from The Inn at the Red Oak, by Latta Griswold
  • He stood quite still, steadying himself against the door, and his face grew very pale. Cited from The Making of an American, by Jacob A. Riis
  • Her heart beat so hard that her voice could not be steadied. Cited from A Crooked Path, by Mrs. Alexander
  • I am growing old, son, and you was always my steadiest boy. Cited from To The Last Man, by Zane Grey
  • Finally, his voice steadier than it had been before, he spoke again. Cited from Six Feet Four, by Jackson Gregory
  • The city has seen relatively steady growth since the beginning.
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Words starting with steady

Meaning of steady

  • verb Make steady
    steady yourself
  • adjective Not subject to change or variation especially in behavior
    a steady beat, a steady job, a steady breeze, a steady increase, a good steady ballplayer