The definition of steady is firm, constant and free from change.(adjective)
An example of something steady is a relationship that has lasted for well over 30 years.
Steady means to make firm or unchanging.(verb)
An example of to steady is to put a support under a wobbly table.
Steady is defined as to stay calm and keep the ship heading in the same direction.(interjection)
An example of steady used as an interjection is in the sentence "Steady she goes!" which means to keep the ship heading in the same direction.
See steady in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: stead + -y
See steady in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective stead·i·er, stead·i·est
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