non·​steady ˌnän-ˈste-dē How to pronounce nonsteady (audio)
: showing variation or fluctuation : not steady
a nonsteady flow of water

Word History

First Known Use

1923, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonsteady was in 1923

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Cite this Entry

“Nonsteady.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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