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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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Think: Purebreds vie for the title of Dog of the Year or Best in Show or Nicest Teeth or Firmest Haunch or whatever, while lovable mutts and ``Shelter Dogs'' go discriminated against.
Officials give the firmest confirmation yet that the explosion was caused by a failure of one of the Kursk's torpedoes.
But Dyer, 22, last night made the firmest declaration yet of his intention to stay on Tyneside when he eventually recovers from his latest injury setback.
Nicky Henderson, who has won two of the last four runnings of Saturday's feature chase, has a choice of three candidates but rated Copsale Lad, who was pulled up in the Paddy Power, his firmest challenger.
The firmest house price growth has been outside the larger cities, in towns nearby with good commuter links.
Spain was one of the firmest supporters of the US-led invasion to oust Saddam Hussein despite massive public opposition.
His comments were the firmest so far linking the Riyadh bombings to al Qaida, the militant Muslim terror group founded by Saudi-born dissident bin Laden that has declared war on the Saudi royal family and on the United States.
It is what is being done to America's reputation - and Britain's, too, as its firmest supporter.
He has taken the greatest, firmest and most timely step toward the interest and safety of the citizens of our state, when he announced the possible terror attack on the major bridges of California.
Leeds' display must be regarded as the firmest confirmation yet that boss George Graham has finally knocked them into the shape he's been trying for a season to achieve.
Technology links people of all nationalities and cultures for mutual progress and growth, and our firmest intent is to apply technology for the benefit of our employees here, their customers, this community, and your country," David added.
In the end, that form of politics, not a paternalistic policy of electoral apartheid, will be the firmest foundation for enduring racial justice.
We are bringing in proven industry specialists who meet these requirements, and we are moving some of our own top managers to other key positions; to provide the firmest of foundations for Swissair to grow, get back in the black, and survive and thrive in a liberalised international market arena.
Kuwait affirms its commitment to international charters and agreements on human rights as the 7th article of the Kuwaiti Constitution states that justice, liberty, and equality are the pillars of society as cooperation and mutual help are the firmest bonds between citizens, Abdulrahman Bandar Al-Daihani, Third Secretary and member of the participating Kuwaiti delegation to the 68th Session of the UN General Assembly, told the Social, Humanitarian, Cultural Affairs Committee (Third Committee) at the session.
Benitez will now look elsewhere in his pursuit of defensive cover, although he'll consider United's extraordinary stance on Heinze as the firmest indication to date they see Liverpool as realistic contenders for their first title in 17 years.