unstableness


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un·sta·ble

 (ŭn-stā′bəl)
adj. un·sta·bler, un·sta·blest
1.
a. Tending strongly to change: unstable weather.
b. Not constant; fluctuating: unstable vital signs.
2.
a. Wavering or fickle: At first, he was unstable in his decisions.
b. Showing or marked by erratic or volatile emotions or behavior.
3. Not firmly placed; unsteady: an unstable ladder.
4. Chemistry
a. Decomposing readily.
b. Highly or violently reactive.
5. Physics
a. Decaying with relatively short lifetime. Used of subatomic particles.
b. Radioactive.

un·sta′ble·ness n.
un·sta′bly adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.unstableness - the quality or attribute of being unstable and irresoluteunstableness - the quality or attribute of being unstable and irresolute
unsteadiness - the quality of being unsteady--varying and unpredictable
shakiness - the quality of being unstable and insecure; "the shakiness of the present regime"
stability, stableness - the quality or attribute of being firm and steadfast
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unstableness

noun
1. The quality or condition of being physically unsteady:
2. The quality or condition of being erratic and undependable:
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