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Stability meaning

stability - 4 dictionary results

  1. 1. the quality or attribute of being firm and steadfast
  2. 2. The state or quality of being stable, or firm; steadiness; firmness; strength to stand without being moved or overthrown; as, the stability of a structure; the stability of a throne or a constitution.
  3. 3. Steadiness or firmness of character, firmness of resolution or purpose; the quality opposite to fickleness, irresolution, or inconstancy; constancy; steadfastness; as, a man of little stability, or of unusual stability.
  4. 4. Fixedness; -- as opposed to fluidity.

stability - examples of usage

  1. When it is remembered in what a short time these machines were evolved, it is not surprising that attention had been chiefly confined to the problem of the 'plane and stability, the engine and speed and reliability.
  2. He saw, it is true, that there was no stability in his position, and that he could not possibly remain where he was.
  3. He could not sleep nor eat his food; he could not settle to any sort of occupation; nothing seemed able to engage his interest; his mind lost its stability, and slowly but surely his will began to lose that reawakened power that it had seemed to be the special function of his marriage to sustain and promote.
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