Simple past tense and past participle of stead.(verb)
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Use "steaded" in a sentence
"At the edge hereof their way-leader, the sergeant, bade draw rein, and said: Lords, we are now in the lands of the Red Hold, and therein is mickle peril and dread to any save stout hearts as ye be; but meseems we are so steaded, that whatever may come out of the Black Valley of the Greywethers to the Red Hold, ye now may scarce miss."
"Which since have steaded much; so, of his gentleness,"
"He steaded his weapon on Tamura as she made a move to unsling her canteen."