Stationary Definition

stāshə-nĕrē
stationaries
adjective

Not moving.

For a few moments, the train remained stationary, before lurching forward along the track.
Wiktionary
Not moving or not movable; fixed or still.
Webster's New World
Unchanging in condition, value, etc.; not increasing or decreasing.
Webster's New World
Unchanging.
A stationary sound.
American Heritage
Not migratory or itinerant.
Webster's New World
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noun
A person or thing that is stationary.
Webster's New World

Common misspelling of stationery.

Wiktionary

Other Word Forms of Stationary

Noun

Singular:
stationary
Plural:
stationaries

Origin of Stationary

  • Middle English stacionarie from Old French stationnaire from Medieval Latin statiōnārius from Latin belonging to a military station from statiō statiōn- station station

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin stationarius, from statio, ultimately from stō.

    From Wiktionary

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