unstable
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ʌnˈsteɪbəɫ/
Adjective

unstable

  1. Having a strong tendency to change.
  2. Fluctuating; not constant.
  3. Fickle.
  4. Unpredictable.
  5. (chemistry) Readily decomposable.
  6. (physics) Radioactive, especially with a short half-life.
Synonyms Antonyms Related terms Translations Translations Verb

unstable (unstables, present participle unstabling; past and past participle unstabled)

  1. (transitive) To release (an animal) from a stable.



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