[syn: static, stable, unchanging]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Static \Stat"ic\ (st[a^]t"[i^]k), Statical \Stat"ic*al\
(-[i^]*kal), a. [Gr. statiko`s causing to stand, skilled in
weighing, fr. 'ista`nai to cause to stand: cf. F. statique.
See Stand, and cf. Stage.]
1. Resting; acting by mere weight without motion; as,
statical pressure; static objects.
2. Pertaining to bodies at rest or in equilibrium.
Static electricity, Statical electricity. See the Note
under Electricity, 1.
Statical moment. See under Moment.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at
rest" [syn: inactive, motionless, static, still]
2: concerned with or producing or caused by static electricity;
"an electrostatic generator produces high-voltage static
electricity" [syn: electrostatic, static]
3: showing little if any change; "a static population" [syn:
static, stable, unchanging]
n 1: a crackling or hissing noise caused by electrical
interference [syn: static, atmospherics, atmospheric
2: angry criticism; "they will probably give you a lot of static
about your editorial"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
193 Moby Thesaurus words for "static":
Babel, abeyant, abiding, apathetic, at a standstill, at anchor,
atmospherics, battery-powered, bedlam, biostatic, birdies, blaring,
blasting, blind spot, blooping, blurping, cacophony, capacity,
cataleptic, catatonic, changeless, character, confusion of tongues,
constant, contemplative, continuing, crawling, creeping, dead,
dead-still, difficulties, difficulty, distortion, do-nothing,
dopey, dormant, drift, dull, durable, dynamoelectric, electric,
electric-powered, electrified, electrifying, electrochemical,
electrodynamic, electrokinetic, electromechanical, electrometric,
electromotive, electropneumatic, electrostatic, electrothermal,
enduring, fade-out, fading, feedback, firm, fixed, flak, flat,
flutter, fluttering, footing, foul, frozen, galvanic,
galvanometric, geostatic, groggy, heavy, hell, hissing, howling,
hum, hydroelectric, idle, immobile, immotive, immovable, immutable,
in abeyance, in suspense, inactive, inert, intact, interference,
invariable, inviolate, laissez-aller, laissez-faire, languid,
languorous, lasting, latent, leaden, lifeless, location, locus,
logy, meditative, motionless, motorboating, moveless, neuter,
neutral, noise, out of commission, pandemonium, paralytic,
paralyzed, passive, permanent, perpetual, persistent, phlegmatic,
photoelectric, piezoelectric, place, point, position, problems,
procrastinating, quiescent, quietist, quietistic, racket, rank,
reception, remaining, riding at anchor, rigid, rumble, scratching,
sedentary, shredding, site, situation, slack, sleeping, sluggish,
slumbering, smoldering, solid, spot, squeals, stabile, stable,
stagnant, stagnating, standing, standpat, state, station,
stationary, statuelike, staying, steadfast, steady, sticky, still,
stock-still, stopped, stuck, suspended, sustained, tame, torpid,
trouble, unactive, unaltered, unaroused, unchangeable, unchanged,
unchanging, unchecked, undestroyed, unemployed, unfading,
unfailing, unmoved, unmoving, unshifting, unvaried, unvarying,
vegetable, vegetative, voltaic, where, whistles, woomping, wow,
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):
static typing, static variable.
static random-access memory.