Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An obsolete form of stead.
  • Simplified and former spellings of stead, steady.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • See stead, steadfast, etc.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative spelling of stead.
  • adverb short for instead of

Etymologies

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From Middle English sted, from Old English place, spot, locality

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