Stability

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Stability->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stability
stability
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ immutability
immutability
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ unchangeableness
unchangeableness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ constancy
constancy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stable equilibrium
stable equilibrium
immobility
soundness
vitality
stabiliment
stiffness
ankylosis
solidity
aplomb
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ establishment
establishment
fixture
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ rock
rock
pillar
tower
foundation
leopard's spots
Ethiopia's skin
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ permanence
permanence
&c. 141
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ obstinacy
obstinacy
&c. 606
PARAG:Stability->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be firm
be firm
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stick fast
stick fast
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stand firm
stand firm
keep firm
remain firm
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ weather the storm
weather the storm
stay the course
stick to the course
keep the faith
don't give in
don't buckle under
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ settle
settle
establish
stablish
ascertain
fix
set
stabilitate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ retain
retain
keep hold
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ make good
make good
make sure
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ fasten
fasten
&c.(join) 43
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ set on its legs
set on its legs
float
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ perpetuate
perpetuate
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ settle down
settle down
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ strike roots
strike roots
put down roots
take root
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ take up one's abode
take up one's abode
&c. 184
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ build one's house on a rock
build one's house on a rock
PARAG:Stability->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unchangeable
unchangeable
immutable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unaltered
unaltered
unalterable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ not to be changed
not to be changed
constant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ permanent
permanent
&c. 141
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ invariable
invariable
undeviating
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ stable
stable
durable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ perennial
perennial
&c.(diuturnal) 110
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ fixed
fixed
steadfast
firm
fast
steady
balanced
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ confirmed
confirmed
valid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ fiducial
fiducial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ immovable
immovable
irremovable
riveted
rooted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ settled
settled
established
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ vested
vested
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ incontrovertible
incontrovertible
stereotyped
indeclinable
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ tethered
tethered
anchored
moored
at anchor
on a rock
rock solid
firm as a rock
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ firmly seated
firmly seated
firmly established
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ deep-rooted
deep-rooted
ineradicable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ inveterate
inveterate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ obstinate
obstinate
&c. 606
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ transfixed
transfixed
stuck fast
aground
high and dry
stranded
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ indefeasible
indefeasible
irretrievable
intransmutable
incommutable
irresoluble
irrevocable
irreversible
reverseless
inextinguishable
irreducible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ indissoluble
indissoluble
indissolvable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ indestructible
indestructible
undying
imperishable
incorruptible
indelible
indeciduous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ insusceptible
insusceptible
insusceptible of change
PARAG:Stability->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ stet
stet

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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