Definitions of stable

  1.   a farm building for housing horses or other livestock
  2.   shelter in a stable stable horses
  3.   showing little if any change a static population
  4.   maintaining equilibrium
  5.   not taking part readily in chemical change
  6.   firm and dependable subject to little fluctuation the economy is stable
  7.   resistant to change of position or condition a stable ladder a stable peace a stable relationship stable prices
  8.   Firmly established not easily moved shaken or overthrown fixed as a stable government
  9.   Steady in purpose constant firm in resolution not easily diverted from a purpose not fickle or wavering as a man of stable character
  10.   Durable not subject to overthrow or change firm as a stable foundation a stable position
  11.   To fix to establish
  12.   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
  13.   To put or keep in a stable
  14.   To dwell or lodge in a stable to dwell in an inclosed place to kennel
  15.   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
  16.   A building for lodging horses cows etc
  17.   To lodge in such a building
  18.   Firm in purpose steadfast constant firmly established fixed as a stable government having permanence
  19.   Stably
  20.   Stableness
  21.   Firm steady stabile
  22.   That stands firm firmly established durable firm in purpose or character constant
  23.   A building for horses and cattle
  24.   To dwell in a stable
  25.   Fixed firm established
  26.   Stability
  27.   To lodge in a stable
  28.   Standing firmly in place fixed durable
  29.   A building for horses or cattle
  30.   Firmly established steady of purpose fixed firm durable
  31.   A building for beasts specially for horses to lodge in
  32.   To dwell or lodge in a stable
  33.   Firmly established fixed durable not fickle
  34.   A stand or house for horses
  35.   To put into or keep in a stable to dwell in a stable

Antonyms for stable

desultory, trembly, changeable, clamant, imbalanced, spastic, unsubstantial, open-ended, schizoid, irrational, adaptable, swimmy, nuclear, foolish, random, crying, crazed, fitful, discontinuous, amok, unsound, unspecified, arbitrary, tottery, impulsive, rocky, nutty, despondent, weak, ape, fickle, flickery, distracted, evanescent, imperious, modifiable, cuckoo, dire, Reeling, unassured, odd, disordered, seismic, psychotic, schizophrenic, shuddering, crackbrained, insane, pliable, depressed, fleeting, aquiver, indefinite, batty, wonky, berserk, whimsical, tender, unpredictable, moonstruck, distraught, mutable, critical, bughouse, delirious, dotty, perilous, haywire, varying, haphazard, balmy, maniacal, transitory, monomaniac, freakish, delusionary, crazy, catchy, wacky, erratic, senseless, risky, volcanic, transient, light-headed, meshuga, aberrant, shaky, wacko, cranky, psycho, nuts, lunatic, inconsistent, mad, moody, occasional, insecure, oddball, capricious, gaga, monomaniacal, coseismic, delusional, alterable, shuddery, elastic, paranoid, fixated, negotiable, quivering, paranoiac, Aswoon, seismal, imperative, quaking, quavery, momentary, unstable, frantic, spotty, vertiginous, ephemeral, whirling, tipsy, tippy, inconstant, aimless, unsteady, frenzied, daft, scattered, unequal, uncertain, phantasmagoric, brainsick, rickety, neurotic, casual, burning, choppy, demented, tremulous, acute, explosive, scatty, crackpot, off, top-heavy, stray, ballistic, wobbling, fluctuating, screwy, loony, importunate, giddy, cracked, dizzy, intermittent, atremble, unbalanced, episodic, trembling, witless, potty, eccentric, hysterical, catch-as-catch-can, pixilated, crank, temperamental, obsessive-compulsive, mental, strange, Daffy, uneven, necessitous, variable, sporadic, disturbed, emergent, mercurial, loco, coseismal, slapdash, unreasonable, spasmodic, tottering, obsessed, changeful, aperiodic, loopy, skittish, instant, unsettled, bananas, hazardous, deranged, flexible, mixed-up, wobbly, precarious, compelling, raving, changing, adjustable, infirm, exigent, reactive, fruity, shaking, fluid, irregular, volatile, woozy, kaleidoscopic, certifiable, pressing, malleable.

Quotes of stable

  1. Islam is fixed stable ordered and disciplined and so are Muslims – Abu Bakar Bashir
  2. Back then a half -a -century ago the situation was totally different Economically we were practically on our knees and politically we were still excluded from the community of nations Today in this respect we have a totally different and much more stable basis – Franz Beckenbauer
  3. We are aware of the strategic location of Kuwait besides the stable region – Emma Bonino
  4. Weep not that the world changes did it keep a stable changeless state it were cause indeed to weep – William C. Bryant
  5. Having enough to eat being able to educate your children have reasonably stable employment and being able to live in a society which isn't collapsing around you -all of these things have been generally eroded – Susan George
  6. Used as kites these rigid stable aeroplanes are superior to the very best cellular kites I can make they are lighter pull harder per square foot attain a greater angle of elevation and have fewer parts – Lawrence Hargrave
  7. Changing things from the top down works when things are stable – Kevin Kelly
  8. Stable energy prices and enhanced national security will only come when we increase domestic energy resources which was accomplished today with the opening of ANWR – Kenny Marchant
  9. A democratic and stable Iraq and Afghanistan are essential to our broader efforts to make no place safe for terrorists and to win the War on Terrorism – Ben Nelson
  10. Moderation of oil prices would be very very welcome But overall I think we are in a position of stable growth sustainable growth and basically with inflation in check – John W. Snow
  11. To advocate a New Order was to seek freedom and respect for peoples without prejudice and to seek a stable basis for the existence all peoples equally and free of threats – Hideki Tojo
  12. Economy is the basis of society When the economy is stable society develops The ideal economy combines the spiritual and the material and the best commodities to trade in are sincerity and love – Morihei Ueshiba
  13. What should young people do with their lives today Many things obviously But the most daring thing is to create stable communities in which the terrible disease of loneliness can be cured – Kurt Vonnegut
  14. Always in my books I like to throw that rogue element into a stable situation and then see what happens – Jeanette Winterson

Usage examples for stable

  1. “ I say that you and your father bane by stable this evening – The Girl Aviators' Motor Butterfly by Margaret Burnham
  2. It took him a long time to get acquainted she thought but his friendship might be all the more stable for that – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  3. My real business is not at all with the horses but with the men in the stable – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  4. Poor Mumm's fine house looked like a stable – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  5. They inquired at every public house and stable in town but it did not appear that Rugg made any stay in Boston ” – Famous Stories Every Child Should Know by Various
  6. Nothing he said was ever stable in Japan – Lafcadio Hearn by Nina H. Kennard
  7. In another moment they were at the stable door before which Sybil stood leaning on the bowed neck of her own horse while Robert Munson held the other horse – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  8. He said No no we have no room for you but we can put your chicken in the stable if you like – Europa's Fairy Book by Joseph Jacobs
  9. Nobody noticed him as he went out the kitchen door and nobody saw him as he entered the stable and prepared his horse for the journey – A Boy's Ride by Gulielma Zollinger
  10. “ He's in the stable now – Judith of Blue Lake Ranch by Jackson Gregory
  11. Anyway I said he might stay and lodge with our stable man – A Bicycle of Cathay by Frank R. Stockton
  12. “ I have used some stable litter in the orchard and think it pays ” – The Apple by Various
  13. We had left the stable – Leaves from a Field Note-Book by J. H. Morgan
  14. “ Who's his stable companion – The Ship of Stars by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  15. There is one ready in Saxe's stable answered La Mothe ” – The Justice of the King by Hamilton Drummond
  16. “ They're in the stable – Prairie Flowers by James B. Hendryx
  17. Every night before going to bed he made sure that the stable was locked and that there was plenty for her to eat – Letters from my Windmill by Alphonse Daudet
  18. He made an orderly march toward the stable and Mrs Darrell remaining master of the field busied herself with her flower garden where Alice presently joined her – The Squatter and the Don by C. Loyal
  19. Bert exclaimed as the cowboys started toward the stable didn't the young one show her teeth sudden – The Ramblin' Kid by Earl Wayland Bowman
  20. He used to do it for me in his other stable – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue and Their Shetland Pony by Laura Lee Hope

Rhymes for stable