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Synonyms for firm

Synonyms for firm

unyielding to pressure or force

firmly settled or positioned

indicating or possessing determination, resolution, or persistence

not hesitating or wavering

adhering firmly and devotedly, as to a person, a cause, or a duty

in a definite and final form; not likely to change

persistently holding to something

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become taut or tauter

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make taut or tauter

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marked by firm determination or resolution

not soft or yielding to pressure

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strong and sure

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not subject to revision or change

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(of especially a person's physical features) not shaking or trembling

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not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall

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securely established

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possessing the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue

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securely fixed in place

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unwavering in devotion to friend or vow or cause

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with resolute determination

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TOKYO - The yield on the bellwether 10-year Japanese government bond rose Tuesday morning on firmer Tokyo stocks.
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ING economist James Knightley said: "We suspect that the Bank will want firmer evidence that the economy is slowing.
Roche prides itself in being innovative, and the construction of the facility is very strongly in that mode," says Firmer.
The mother of a Japanese abductee said Sunday that the Japanese government should take a firmer stance against North Korea on the abduction issue as she is concerned that simply continuing discussions may not be sufficient.
She gets through it/to betterdays and a firmer love/but there are still those mornings/when she wakes to the scent of violets/wither'd all.
Neuwirth gets back on much firmer ground when he discusses the failures of governments and international development institutions to address the problems of squatter settlements.
Females engaged in strength training will lose body fat and exhibit a slight increase in muscle size--producing a firmer, trimmer physique.
Rutkin said he expects lawyers for defendants and insurers to look for an even firmer limit on punitive damages.
However, I came away from reading Evening in the Palace of Reason with a firmer grasp of not only Bach and Frederick, but counterpoint, Lutheranism, the 18th century, Prussian history and many more things I knew nothing about before I picked up the book
Looking to develop delicious, firmer tomatoes that can survive a week of shipping and handling and still remain firm on the kitchen counter for another week or longer?
As a result, Net Operating Incomes (NOIs) have fallen, and values are down as well, albeit not to the same extent, since cap rate compression has kept values much firmer.
If the company is your client, it can strengthen your relationship; if it is your employer, it can help put the business on a firmer financial footing.
An anklebone excavated last year in southern Asia may put a controversial theory of primate evolution on firmer footing.