steady down

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Verb1.steady down - become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style; "He finally settled down"
stabilise, stabilize - become stable or more stable; "The economy stabilized"
roost - settle down or stay, as if on a roost
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If he only wanted to steady down, I'd give him a job drivin' the wagon," her husband said, but with no trace of benevolence in his voice.
It never quite makes it over our front step, but it flows fast and steady down the street all that morning, swirling and lustrous black.
Nambatac was also steady down the stretch with a put back in the final minute and two free throws with only 25.
He added: "I feel I have got more cause to be aggrieved than most City fans because the first couple of years supporting them the football was brilliant, winning the FA Cup and in 1988 we were right up there in the league and it's been a long and steady down hill road ever since, so maybe I'm the jinx.
Rose was steady down the stretch, even with a bogey from the bunker on the 18th hole, and closed with a 2-under 70 to win the Cadillac Championship.