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Adjective steady has 7 senses
  1. steady - not subject to change or variation especially in behavior; "a steady beat"; "a steady job"; "a steady breeze"; "a steady increase"; "a good steady ballplayer"
    unsteady, convulsive, spasmodic, spastic, faltering, flickering, aflicker, fluctuating, lurching, stumbling, staggering, weaving, palpitant, palpitating, palsied, quaking, quivering, shaking, shaky, shivering, trembling, quavering, tremulous, shuddering, tottering, tottery, wobbling
  2. changeless, constant, invariant, steady, unvarying - persistent in occurrence and unvarying in nature; "maintained a constant temperature"; "a constant beat"; "principles of unvarying validity"; "a steady breeze"
    Antonym: variable (indirect, via invariable)
  3. firm, steady, unfluctuating - not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall; "stocks are still firm"
    Antonym: unstable (indirect, via stable)
  4. steady - securely in position; not shaky; "held the ladder steady"
    insecure (indirect, via secure)
  5. firm, steadfast, steady, unbendable, unfaltering, unshakable, unwavering - marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable; "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
    Antonym: irresolute (indirect, via resolute)
  6. regular, steady - relating to a person who does something regularly; "a regular customer"; "a steady drinker"
    Antonym: infrequent (indirect, via frequent)
  7. steady - not easily excited or upset; "steady nerves"
    excitable (indirect, via unexcitable)
Adverbial steady has 1 sense
  1. steadily, steady - in a steady manner; "he could still walk steadily"
Noun steady has 1 sense
  1. sweetheart, sweetie, steady, truelove - a person loved by another person
    --1 is a kind of lover
    --1 has particulars: ladylove; sugar daddy; valentine
Verb steady has 2 senses
  1. steady, calm, becalm - make steady; "steady yourself"
    --1 is one way to stabilize, stabilise
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  2. brace, steady, stabilize, stabilise - support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace; "brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel"
    --2 is one way to strengthen, beef up, fortify
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
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