steady as a rock


: very steady
Her hand was steady as a rock.

Examples of steady as a rock in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web He’s played in every one of 100 games since then (97 regular-season games, three playoff games), steady as a rock for a special teams unit that has been through uncertainty at kicker and injuries to Rigoberto Sanchez at punter. The Indianapolis Star, 8 Sep. 2023 He’s been steady as a rock. Evan Dudley, al, 26 Aug. 2022 Fantastic drummer, steady as a rock. Christi Carras, Los Angeles Times, 25 Aug. 2021 And Mike Collins was always steady as a rock. William Harwood, CBS News, 19 Mar. 2021

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“Steady as a rock.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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