Pronunciation of Stable
/stˈe͡ɪbə͡l/, /stˈeɪbəl/, /s_t_ˈeɪ_b_əl/
Antonyms for stable:
Synonyms for stable:
constant, fixed; resistant (adjective)
immutable, unchangeable, secure, balanced, firm, steadfast, fast, tough, durable, stout, abiding, stabile, substantial, reliable, solid, strong, unfluctuating, lasting, sturdy, stationary, perdurable, established, permanent, unvarying, set, invariable, steady, uniform, enduring, sound.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 7 (noun)
Sense 10 (noun)
Usage examples for stable:
- When he found that I did not come, he came after me himself, and said if I did not come to the stable right away, he would whip me, so I went with him. - "My Life In The South", Jacob Stroyer.
- Why, poor Bruno has been shut up in this dark stable and wants fresh air. - "The Mynns' Mystery", George Manville Fenn.
- The pony had returned to its stable the evening before, and had been seen by the local constable trailing its broken harness past the beer- house. - "By Violence", John Trevena.