What is the opposite of stable?

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Opposite of firmly fixed to a surface so as to be immobilized
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Opposite of lasting and not likely to experience any sudden changes or failure
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Opposite of having a calm personality
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Opposite of able to be depended or relied on
“Peter is an unreliable worker, and cannot be depended on to work autonomously from the team.”
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Opposite of of good financial standing
“The directors failed to prevent their company from incurring debt when their business became insolvent.”
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Opposite of in an undamaged state
“The vase shattered on the ground, and all that was left was a pile of broken glass.”
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(of a person's temper or disposition) Opposite of calm and composed
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(of a person) Opposite of free from emotional or mental agitation
“But that is as far as I can go in praising this decrepit and unbalanced person.”
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Opposite of capable of being trusted
“We need to have a discussion about our irresponsible colleague who is prone to acting in unpredictable ways.”
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Opposite of sturdy and stable in nature
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Opposite of averse to change or innovation and holding traditional values
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Opposite of traditionally, or generally, recognized and accepted
“One must be wary of the quack doctor who treats his patients using unfamiliar techniques.”
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Opposite of being faithful and devoted in one's support
“Edward now regarded the struggle as the suppression of a rebellion of disloyal subjects.”
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Opposite of not able to be moved
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Opposite of something that is usual or standard
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Opposite of fastened securely in position
“A loose bolt can be difficult to spot without actually applying a wrench.”
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Opposite of lasting for a long or extended period of time
“I took up a casual position at the faculty whilst I was studying there.”
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Opposite of remaining calm even in situations that would cause many others to become angry, frustrated, panicky, etc.
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Opposite of loyal, reliable, and hard-working
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Opposite of not easily irritated or flustered
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Opposite of mild or moderate in quality or character
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Opposite of having exact and discernible limits or form
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(of weather or the elements) Opposite of keeping at rest; inactive or calm
“He ran into a nearby inn to escape the stormy weather.”
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Opposite of possessing sound judgment
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Opposite of at rest, stationary, immobile, not moving
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Opposite of having existed for a long time
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Opposite of based on sound reasoning or information
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Opposite of indestructible
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(of a view, opinion or idea) Opposite of firm or inflexible
“I know I can't coerce anyone into liking cats, but all I ask is that you please have an open mind about the species.”
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Opposite of firm
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Opposite of the pleasantness of warm and sunny weather
“We had to cancel our date at the beach due to overcast weather.”
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