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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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We must express the firmest protest for this absolutely unacceptable use of the image of the Holy Father, manipulated and exploited in a publicity campaign with commercial ends," the Courier Mail quoted Vatican spokesman Federico Lombardi as saying.
Careers in engineering and technology will provide the firmest possible foundation for future economic recovery.
Careers in engineering and technology provide the firmest possible foundation for economic recovery.
The curdlan-locust bean gum formed the firmest gel, but it also the highest syneresis, indicating there was an incompatibility between the two.
In this, the tune falls into line with one of Marley's firmest convictions - "One good thing about Music; When it hits you, you feel no pain.
France, Germany and Austria, on the other hand, expressed the firmest support for the draft prepared by the Commission, along with Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg.
ROXY shortlists her firmest options and none of them appeals to the party girl.
sweetest firmest of ruddy roots-- and you, ginger, with your
Cyprus - the firmest opponent of Kosovo's independence - is concerned that if approved by the EU, such a status could be used as a precedent by the independence-seeking Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, an entity recognised only by Turkey.
His concerns were echoed by Newcastle North MP Doug Henderson, who called for the bank to offer the firmest assurances it could to the 5,700 North-East employees.
Go for the very biggest, fattest, firmest ones, preferably with double noses.
By doing so, we would like to make Japan establish the world's firmest system to prevent accidents in advance.
Get the largest, firmest, most blemish-free bulbs available.
The housing market recovery gathered pace during February, with prices rising at their firmest rate since June 2004, figures showed today.