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1. stable

adjective. ['ˈsteɪbəl'] resistant to change of position or condition.

Synonyms

  • constant
  • stabilised
  • firm
  • unfluctuating
  • lasting
  • stabilized
  • steady
  • permanent

Antonyms

  • inconstant
  • unsteady
  • unstable
  • unfixed

Etymology

  • stabilis (Latin)
  • -abilis (Latin)

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How do you pronounce stable?

Pronounce stable as ˈsteɪbəl.

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Example sentences of the word stable


1. Adjective
Snack often to keep your blood sugar stable.

Quotes containing the word stable


1. A key to achieving success is to assemble a strong and stable management team.
- Vivek Wadhwa

2. I believe that singing is the key to long life, a good figure, a stable temperament, increased intelligence, new friends, super self-confidence, heightened sexual attractiveness, and a better sense of humor.
- Brian Eno

3. My childhood was very difficult. I had every childhood disease and then some, but my parents didn't mollycoddle me. They left me to fight those battles on my own. I guess that was very Canadian, very stoic. But it's good. I had to become a warrior. I had to give up hope and find a substitute for hope that would be far more stable.
- Joni Mitchell

2. stable

noun. ['ˈsteɪbəl'] a farm building for housing horses or other livestock.

Synonyms

  • horse barn
  • farm building
  • stalls
  • stall

Antonyms

  • soft
  • unsettled
  • insecure
  • unhealthy

Etymology

  • stabilis (Latin)
  • -abilis (Latin)

3. stable

adjective. ['ˈsteɪbəl'] firm and dependable; subject to little fluctuation.

Antonyms

  • irresolute

Etymology

  • stabilis (Latin)
  • -abilis (Latin)

4. stable

verb. ['ˈsteɪbəl'] shelter in a stable.

Antonyms

  • impermanence

Etymology

  • stabilis (Latin)
  • -abilis (Latin)

5. stable

adjective. ['ˈsteɪbəl'] maintaining equilibrium.

Antonyms

  • unfaithful

Etymology

  • stabilis (Latin)
  • -abilis (Latin)

6. stable

adjective. ['ˈsteɪbəl'] showing little if any change.

Synonyms

  • static
  • unchangeable

Antonyms

  • mobile
  • inconstancy
  • variable

Etymology

  • stabilis (Latin)
  • -abilis (Latin)

7. stable

adjective. ['ˈsteɪbəl'] not taking part readily in chemical change.

Antonyms

  • discontinuous

Etymology

  • stabilis (Latin)
  • -abilis (Latin)
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