Definitions of stable

  1. To dwell or lodge in a stable.
  2. To lodge in a stable.
  3. To put or keep in a stable.
  4. To dwell in a stable.
  5. To put into or keep in a stable; to dwell in a stable.
  6. a farm building for housing horses or other livestock
  7. A building for lodging horses, cows, etc.
  8. Stableness.
  9. A building for horses and cattle.
  10. Stability.
  11. A building for horses or cattle.
  12. A building for beasts, specially for horses, to lodge in.
  13. A stand or house for horses.
  14. Stably.
  15. maintaining equilibrium
  16. not taking part readily in chemical change
  17. firm and dependable; subject to little fluctuation; " the economy is stable"
  18. resistant to change of position or condition; " a stable ladder"; " a stable peace"; " a stable relationship"; " stable prices"
  19. Firmly established; not easily moved, shaken, or overthrown; fixed; as, a stable government.
  20. Durable; not subject to overthrow or change; firm; as, a stable foundation; a stable position.
  21. To fix; to establish.
  22. A house, shed, or building, for beasts to lodge and feed in; esp., a building or apartment with stalls, for horses; as, a horse stable; a cow stable.
  23. To dwell or lodge in a stable; to dwell in an inclosed place; to kennel.
  24. So placed as to resist forces tending to cause motion; of such structure as to resist distortion or molecular or chemical disturbance; - said of any body or substance.
  25. Firm in purpose; steadfast; constant; firmly established; fixed; as, a stable government; having permanence.
  26. That stands firm: firmly established: durable: firm in purpose or character: constant.
  27. Fixed; firm; established.
  28. Standing firmly in place; fixed; durable.
  29. Firmly established; steady of purpose; fixed; firm; durable.
  30. Firmly established; fixed; durable; not fickle.