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stable

Synonyms of stable in English:

adjective

  • 1 a stable tent
    firm, solid, steady, secure, fixed, fast, safe, moored, anchored, stuck down, immovable
    [Antonyms] rickety, wobbly
  • 2 a stable person
    well balanced, of sound mind, compos mentis, sane, normal, right in the head, rational, steady, reasonable, sensible, sober, down-to-earth, matter-of-fact, having both one's feet on the ground
    informalall there
    [Antonyms] unbalanced
  • 3 a stable relationship
    secure, solid, strong, steady, firm, sure, steadfast, unwavering, unvarying, unfaltering, unfluctuating;
    established, abiding, durable, enduring, lasting, permanent, reliable, dependable
    [Antonyms] rocky, changeable
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