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English definition of “steady”


adjective (GRADUAL)    /ˈsted.i/
B2 happening in a smooth , gradual , and regular way, not suddenly or unexpectedly : The procession moved through the streets at a steady pace . Orders for new ships are rising , after several years of steady decline . Over the last ten years he has produced a steady flow / stream / trickle of articles and papers . Progress has been slow but steady.Slow and moving slowly steadiness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Slow and moving slowlyStraight, even and levelMovement
(Definition of steady adjective (GRADUAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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