steady adj.

1 not moving or shaking

VERBS be, feel, look, seem, sound | become | remain | hold sb/sth, keep sb/sth Hold the ladder steady!

ADV. extremely, very | absolutely, perfectly, quite, rock His gaze was rock steady. | not quite She opened the letter with hands that were not quite steady. | almost

2 developing/happening at a regular rate

VERBS be, seem | become | hold, remain Share prices have held steady over the last few days.

ADV. remarkably, very | fairly, relatively