steadily

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From steady +‎ -ly.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: stĕdʹĭli, IPA(key): /ˈstɛdɪli/
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Adverb[edit]

steadily (comparative more steadily, superlative most steadily)

  1. In a steady manner.
    • 1958, Anthony Burgess, The Enemy in the Blanket (The Malayan Trilogy), published 1972, page 281:
      She lisped slightly, little-girlish, looking at him still while drinking whisky steadily from a full glass.

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