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Firm

a.1.Fixed; hence, closely compressed; compact; substantial; hard; solid; - applied to the matter of bodies; as, firm flesh; firm muscles, firm wood.
2.Not easily excited or disturbed; unchanging in purpose; fixed; steady; constant; stable; unshaken; not easily changed in feelings or will; strong; as, a firm believer; a firm friend; a firm adherent.
Under spread ensigns, moving nigh, in slow
But firm battalion.
- Milton.
By one man's firm obediency fully tried.
- Milton.
3.Solid; - opposed to fluid; as, firm land.
4.Indicating firmness; as, a firm tread; a firm countenance.
n.1.The name, title, or style, under which a company transacts business; a partnership of two or more persons; a commercial house; as, the firm of Hope & Co.
v. t.1.To fix; to settle; to confirm; to establish.
And Jove has firmed it with an awful nod.
- Dryden.
2.To fix or direct with firmness.
He on his card and compass firms his eye.
- Spenser.
Noun1.Firmfirm - members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a brokerage house"
Synonyms: business firm, house
Verb1.firm - become taut or tauter; "Yur muscles will firm when you exercise regularly"; "the rope tautened"
Synonyms: tauten
2.firm - make taut or tauter; "tauten a rope"
Synonyms: tauten
Adj.1.firm - marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable; "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
2.firm - not soft or yielding to pressure; "a firm mattress"; "the snow was firm underfoot"; "solid ground"
Synonyms: solid
3.firm - strong and sure; "a firm grasp"; "gave a strong pull on the rope"
Synonyms: strong
4.firm - not subject to revision or change; "a firm contract"; "a firm offer"
5.firm - (of especially a person's physical features) not shaking or trembling; "his voice was firm and confident"; "a firm step"
6.firm - not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall; "stocks are still firm"
7.firm - securely established; "an established reputation"; "holds a firm position as the country's leading poet"
Synonyms: established
8.firm - marked by the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue; "firm muscles"
9.firm - pleasingly firm and fresh and making a crunching noise when chewed; "crisp carrot and celery sticks"; "a firm apple"; "crunchy lettuce"
Synonyms: crunchy, crisp
10.firm - securely fixed in place; "the post was still firm after being hit by the car"
Synonyms: immobile, fast
11.firm - 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: truehearted, loyal, fast
Adv.1.firm - with resolute determination; "we firmly believed it"; "you must stand firm"
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