designating an airship or dirigible having a form maintained by a stiff unyielding frame or structure
incapable of adapting or changing to meet circumstances;
fixed and unmoving; "with eyes set in a fixed glassy stare";
incapable of compromise or flexibility
incapable of or resistant to bending;
(psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way; "the subjects' set led them to solve problems the familiar way and to overlook the simpler solution"; "his instructions deliberately gave them the wrong set"
being below the horizon; "the moon is set"
equip with sails or masts; "rig a ship"
set in type; "My book will be typeset nicely"; "set these words in italics"
a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way; "the set of his mind was obvious"
become gelatinous; "the liquid jelled after we added the enzyme"
disappear beyond the horizon; "the sun sets early these days"
the descent of a heavenly body below the horizon; "before the set of sun"
estimate; "We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used; "a set of books"; "a set of golf clubs"; "a set of teeth"
fix conclusively or authoritativel
of one substance or character throughout; "solid gold"; "carved out of solid rock"
of the same color throughout; "solid color"
meriting respect or esteem; "an upstanding member of the community"
a three-dimensional shape
of a substantial character and not frivolous or superficial; "work of solid scholarship"; "based on solid facts"
the state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape
of definite shape and volume; firm; neither liquid nor gaseous; "ice is water in the solid state"
matter that is solid at room temperature and pressure
entirely of one substance with no holes inside; "a solid block of wood"
financially sound; "the bank is solid and will survive this attack"
of good quality and condition; solidly built; "a solid foundation"; "several substantial timber b
used especially of persons; "a stalwart knight"; "a stouthearted fellow who had an active career in the army"
dependable; "the stalwart citizens at Lexington"; "a stalwart supporter of the UN"; "stout hearts"
having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships; "hardy explorers of northern Canada"; "proud of her tall stalwart son"; "stout seamen"; "sturdy young athletes"
a person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt)
firm and dependable especially in loyalty; "a steadfast ally"; "a staunch defender of free speech"; "unswerving devotion"; "unswerving allegiance"
stop the flow of a liquid; "staunch the blood flow"; "stem the tide"
the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
United States concert violinist (born in Russia in 1920)
severe and unremitting in making demands; "an exacting instructor"; "a stern disciplinarian"; "strict standards"
of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor; forbidding in aspect; "an austere expression"; "a stern face"
not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty; "grim determination"; "grim necessity"; "Russia's final hour, it seemed, approached with inexorable certainty"; "relentless persecution"; "the stern demands of parenthood"