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instability

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of instability

  1. the quality or state of not being firmly fixed in position the instability of the bridge became tragically apparent when it suddenly collapsed Synonyms insecurity, precariousness, shakiness, unstableness, unsteadiness Related Words insubstantiality, unsoundness; changeability, inconstancy, mutability; laxness, looseness, slackness Near Antonyms firmness, soundness, substantiality Antonyms fastness, fixedness, security, stability, steadiness



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