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FIRM





Definition:

  1. [adverb] with resolute determination; "we firmly believed it"; "you must stand firm"
    Synonyms: ly, steadfastly, unwaveringly

  2. [noun] members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a brokerage house"
    Synonyms: house, business

  3. [verb] become taut or tauter; "Yur muscles will firm when you exercise regularly"; "the rope tautened"
    Synonyms: tauten

  4. [verb] make taut or tauter; "tauten a rope"
    Synonyms: tauten

  5. [adjective] marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable; "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
    Synonyms: steadfast, steady, unbendable, unfaltering, unshakable, unwavering

  6. [adjective] not soft or yielding to pressure; "a firm mattress"; "the snow was firm underfoot"; "solid ground"
    Synonyms: solid

  7. [adjective] strong and sure; "a firm grasp"; "gave a strong pull on the rope"
    Synonyms: strong

  8. [adjective] not subject to revision or change; "a firm contract"; "a firm offer"

  9. [adjective] (of especially a person's physical features) not shaking or trembling; "his voice was firm and confident"; "a firm step"

  10. [adjective] not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall; "stocks are still firm"
    Synonyms: steady, unfluctuating

  11. [adjective] securely established; "an established reputation"; "holds a firm position as the country's leading poet"
    Synonyms: established

  12. [adjective] marked by the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue; "firm muscles"

  13. [adjective] pleasingly firm and fresh and making a crunching noise when chewed; "crisp carrot and celery sticks"; "a firm apple"; "crunchy lettuce"
    Synonyms: crisp, crunchy

  14. [adjective] securely fixed in place; "the post was still firm after being hit by the car"
    Synonyms: fast, immobile

  15. [adjective] unwavering in devotion to friend or vow or cause; "a firm ally"; "loyal supporters"; "the true-hearted soldier...of Tippecanoe"- Campaign song for William Henry Harrison; "fast friends"
    Synonyms: loyal, truehearted, fast

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