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synonyms for steadying

  • calmness
  • composure
  • serenity
  • stability
  • symmetry
  • calm
  • cool
  • coolness
  • counterbalance
  • counterpoise
  • equanimity
  • equipoise
  • poise
  • polish
  • rest
  • stasis
  • steadiness

antonyms for steadying

MOST RELEVANT
  • agitation
  • excitement
  • imbalance
  • unevenness
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How to use steadying in a sentence

She brings him from rear room, her arm about him, steadying him.
JANE JOURNEYS ONRUTH COMFORT MITCHELL
Michael Daragh strode to her and put a steadying arm about her shoulders.
JANE JOURNEYS ONRUTH COMFORT MITCHELL
She rose and, steadying herself, walked slowly and painfully to the door and back.
QUINALICE HEGAN RICE
Even he could not have continued there, without steadying his form by the aid of the bushes.
THE TWO ADMIRALSJ. FENIMORE COOPER
For a moment the canoe rocked in spite of its steadying outrigger, with the violence of the activities aboard it.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
"It would have made no difference," she returned, pausing by the piano and steadying herself by resting a hand on its top.
THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
Out of the gray twilight a toper lurched up to the gate on which I leant, and, steadying himself, momentarily peered into my face.
TALES OF NORTHUMBRIAHOWARD PEASE
"The Prince hath spoken," answered Agron, steadying his voice by an effort.
SARCHEDONG. J. (GEORGE JOHN) WHYTE-MELVILLE
He listened for a minute and then rapped measuredly, steadying his hand by clutching its wrist with the other.
WHAT'S HE DOING IN THERE?FRITZ REUTER LEIBER
Down the steep bank we scrambled, steadying ourselves by grasping the lithe and dwarfed trees which grew in its rocky crevices.
THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME V, ISSUE 28, APRIL 1893VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STEADYING

  • calm
  • calmness
  • composure
  • cool
  • coolness
  • counterbalance
  • counterpoise
  • equanimity
  • equipoise
  • poise
  • polish
  • rest
  • serenity
  • stability
  • stasis
  • steadiness
  • steadying
  • symmetry
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.