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Definition of Steady

Steady

  1. Firm in standing or position; not tottering or shaking; fixed; firm.
  2. Constant in feeling, purpose, or pursuit; not fickle, changeable, or wavering; not easily moved or persuaded to alter a purpose; resolute; as, a man steady in his principles, in his purpose, or in the pursuit of an object.
  3. Regular; constant; undeviating; uniform; as, the steady course of the sun; a steady breeze of wind.
  4. To make steady; to hold or keep from shaking, reeling, or falling; to make or keep firm; to support; to make constant, regular, or resolute.
  5. To become steady; to regain a steady position or state; to move steadily.

Steady Quotations

My brother is one of my true heroes. Steady and sober where I am impulsive and emotional.
Mark McKinnon

A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady. - Thomas Moore
A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.
Thomas Moore

The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.
Lee Iacocca

It's the steady, quiet, plodding ones who win in the lifelong race. - Robert W. Service
It's the steady, quiet, plodding ones who win in the lifelong race.
Robert W. Service

I said to de Lord, 'I'm goin' to hold steady on to you, an' I know you'll see me through.'
Harriet Tubman
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Steady Translations

steady in Italian is continuo, proporzionato
steady in Latin is constans
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