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equilibrium

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of equilibrium

  1. 1 a condition in which opposing forces are equal to one another we must find an equilibrium between commercial development and conservation of our natural treasures Synonyms of equilibrium counterpoise, equilibration, balance, equipoise, poise, stasisWords Related to equilibrium counterbalance, offset; firmness, fixedness, security, stability, steadinessNear Antonyms of equilibrium changeability, fluctuation, inconstancy, insecurity, instability, mutability, precariousness, shakiness, unsteadiness, volatilityAntonyms of equilibrium disequilibration, disequilibrium, imbalance, nonequilibrium, unbalance

  2. 2 evenness of emotions or temper that stunning insult left me speechless, and several minutes passed before I recovered my equilibrium Synonyms of equilibrium aplomb, calmness, collectedness, composedness, composure, cool, coolness, countenance, equanimity, imperturbability, placidity, repose, sangfroid, self-composedness, self-possession, serenity, tranquillity (or tranquility), tranquilnessWords Related to equilibrium assurance, confidence, poise, self-assurance, self-assuredness, self-confidence, self-trust; easygoingness, laid-backness; apathy, detachment, impassivity, indifference, insensibility, numbness, phlegm, unconcernNear Antonyms of equilibrium alarm (also alarum), anxiety, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, care, concern, disquiet, solicitude, uneasiness, worry; excitability, excitableness, nervousness; disturbanceAntonyms of equilibrium agitation, discomposure, perturbation



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