steady on

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of steady on

British, informal
used to tell someone to be calmer, to stop thinking or saying foolish or unreasonable things, etc.
  • "Everything's going wrong!" "Steady on, now. It's not as bad as that."

Word by Word Definitions

steady play
  1. : direct or sure in movement : unfaltering

  2. : firm in position : fixed

  3. : keeping nearly upright in a seaway

  1. : to make or keep steady

  2. : to become steady

  1. : in a steady manner : steadily

  2. : on the course set

  1. : one that is steady


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