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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
Augean stables, abiding, accordant, accountable, adamantine, age group, age-long, aged, alike, ancient, antique, articulated, assiduous, automatic, balanced, band, barn, battalion, bed, beleaguer, berth, beset, besiege, bevy, billet, blockade, body, bound, box in, brigade, bulky, bunch, bunk, byre, cabal, cage, calculable, cast, catenated, ceaseless, chamber, changeless, chastened, chronic, clique, close in, cohort, company, compass, competent, complement, concatenated, connected, consistent, consonant, constant, constrained, contain, contingent, continual, continued, continuing, continuous, controlled, cool, coop, coop in, coop up, cordon, cordon off, corps, corral, correspondent, coterie, covey, cowbarn, cowbyre, cowhouse, cowshed, crew, crowd, cyclical, deep-rooted, dense, dependable, detachment, detail, devoted, diligent, direct, diuturnal, division, dogged, domicile, domiciliate, dump, durable, encircle, enclose, encompass, endless, enduring, enshrine, entry, equable, equal, established, even, evergreen, faction, fail-safe, faithful, faithworthy, fast, favorite, featureless, fence in, fiducial, firm, firm as Gibraltar, fixed, flat, fleet, frozen, gang, gapless, group, grouping, groupment, guaranteed, harbor, hard, hardy, harmless, heavy, hedge in, hem in, hole, homogeneous, house, house in, hovel, hushed, immediate, immobile, immutable, imperturbable, impound, imprison, in control, in equilibrium, in hand, in-group, inalterable, incarcerate, incessant, include, indefatigable, indomitable, industrious, infrangible, insistent, intact, interminable, intransient, invariable, inveterate, invincible, inviolate, invulnerable, jail, joined, jointless, junta, kennel, lasting, leaguer, level, limited, linked, lodge, long-lasting, long-lived, long-standing, long-term, longeval, longevous, loyal, macrobiotic, made of iron, marble-constant, massive, measured, mechanical, methodic, mew, mew up, mews, mob, monolithic, monotonous, movement, mudder, never-ending, never-tiring, nonstop, obstinate, of a piece, of long duration, of long standing, ordered, orderly, out-group, outfit, pack, party, patient, patient as Job, peer group, pen, pen in, perdurable, perduring, perennial, periodic, permanent, perpetual, perseverant, persevering, persistent, persisting, pertinacious, pesthole, phalanx, pigpen, pigsty, plague spot, plate horse, plater, platoon, plodding, plugging, pocket, poised, pole horse, pony, posse, predictable, preoccupied, put up, quarantine, quarter, quelled, quiescent, race horse, racer, rail in, rapt, reasonable, recurrent, regiment, regular, relentless, reliable, remaining, repetitive, resolute, responsible, restrained, rigid, riskless, robotlike, rookery, room, round-the-clock, rugged, running, safe, salon, sane, seamless, secure, sedulous, sempervirent, sensible, serried, set, shelter, shrine, shut in, shut up, single-minded, sleepless, slogging, slum, smooth, solid, sound, squad, stabile, stake horse, staker, stall, starter, static, stationary, staunch, staying, steadfast, steady, steeplechaser, stout, straight, string, strong, stubborn, sturdy, sty, subdued, substantial, sure, surefire, surround, sustained, systematic, team, tempered, tenacious, tenement, the slums, tireless, torpid, tough, tribe, troop, troupe, true, true-blue, trustworthy, trusty, twenty-four-hour, unabating, unalterable, unaltered, unassailable, unbreakable, unbroken, unceasing, unchangeable, unchanged, unchanging, unchecked, unconquerable, undangerous, undaunted, undestroyed, undeviating, undifferentiated, undiscouraged, undiversified, undrooping, unending, unfading, unfailing, unfaltering, unflagging, unflappable, unflinching, unhazardous, uniform, unintermitted, unintermittent, unintermitting, uninterrupted, unnodding, unperilous, unprecarious, unrelaxing, unrelenting, unrelieved, unremitting, unrisky, unruffled, unshakable, unshifting, unsleeping, unstopped, unswerving, untiring, unvaried, unvarying, unwavering, unwearied, unwearying, unwinking, unyielding, utterly attentive, vital, wall in, warranteed, warren, weariless, well-balanced, well-built, well-constructed, well-founded, well-grounded, well-made, wing, without nerves, wrap, yard, yard up
Dictionary Results for stable:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
stable
    adj 1: resistant to change of position or condition; "a stable
           ladder"; "a stable peace"; "a stable relationship";
           "stable prices" [ant: unstable]
    2: firm and dependable; subject to little fluctuation; "the
       economy is stable"
    3: not taking part readily in chemical change
    4: maintaining equilibrium
    5: showing little if any change; "a static population" [syn:
       static, stable, unchanging]
    n 1: a farm building for housing horses or other livestock [syn:
         stable, stalls, horse barn]
    v 1: shelter in a stable; "stable horses"

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Stable \Sta"ble\, v. t.
   To fix; to establish. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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3. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Stable \Sta"ble\, n. [OF. estable, F. ['e]table, from L.
   stabulum, fr. stare to stand. See Stand, v. i.]
   A house, shed, or building, for beasts to lodge and feed in;
   esp., a building or apartment with stalls, for horses; as, a
   horse stable; a cow stable. --Milton.
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   Stable fly (Zool.), a common dipterous fly (Stomoxys
      calcitrans) which is abundant about stables and often
      enters dwellings, especially in autumn; called also
      biting house fly. These flies, unlike the common house
      flies, which they resemble, bite severely, and are
      troublesome to horses and cattle. They differ from the
      larger horse fly.
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4. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Stable \Sta"ble\ (st[=a]"b'l), a. [OF. estable, F. stable, fr.
   L. stabilis, fr. stare to stand. See Stand, v. i. and cf.
   Establish.]
   1. Firmly established; not easily moved, shaken, or
      overthrown; fixed; as, a stable government.
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            In this region of chance, . . . where nothing is
            stable.                               --Rogers.
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   2. Steady in purpose; constant; firm in resolution; not
      easily diverted from a purpose; not fickle or wavering;
      as, a man of stable character.
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            And to her husband ever meek and stable. --Chaucer.
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   3. Durable; not subject to overthrow or change; firm; as, a
      stable foundation; a stable position.
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   4. (Physics) So placed as to resist forces tending to cause
      motion; of such structure as to resist distortion or
      molecular or chemical disturbance; -- said of any body or
      substance.
      [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

   Stable equilibrium (Mech.), the kind of equilibrium of a
      body so placed that if disturbed it returns to its former
      position, as in the case when the center of gravity is
      below the point or axis of support; -- opposed to
      unstable equilibrium, in which the body if disturbed
      does not tend to return to its former position, but to
      move farther away from it, as in the case of a body
      supported at a point below the center of gravity. Cf.
      Neutral equilibrium, under Neutral.
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   Syn: Fixed; steady; constant; abiding; strong; durable; firm.
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5. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Stable \Sta"ble\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stabled (-b'ld); p. pr.
   & vb. n. Stabling (-bl[i^]ng).]
   To put or keep in a stable.
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6. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Stable \Sta"ble\, v. i.
   To dwell or lodge in a stable; to dwell in an inclosed place;
   to kennel. --Milton.
   [1913 Webster] Stableboy

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