remain firm

Also found in: Dictionary, Legal.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • verb

Synonyms for remain firm

hold one's ground

References in periodicals archive ?
ICRA expects the domestic sugar prices to remain firm in the near term, given the deficit situation in the domestic and international markets.
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Forces and Kataeb Party remain firm allies, the leaders of both Christian groups said Thursday, dismissing rumors of a rift between the two.
Was it not for the high popular sentiment, Syria would not have been able to remain firm and frustrate the externally-plotted schemes against it," Assad told the dignitaries who took part in the reconciliation efforts in various areas.
FELIPE Massa predicted Ferrari would remain firm title contenders as they became the first Formula One team to launch their 2009 car yesterday.
A repeat of the form that denied Derby could push the Sky Blues to an honourable draw, but the home side remain firm favourites to claim maximum points.
Exports remain firm, logging the double-digit growth for 13 months in a row, partly helped by the weak yen against the U.
International trade activity remains robust, consumer spending should remain firm and labor market growth is expected to remain stable, said Mark Schniepp, director of the California Economic Forecast Project.
We expect to see hams featured but negotiations are proving difficult as canners fear raw material costs will remain firm," said one importer.
Natural rubber prices are expected to remain firm in the near to medium term on the strong sentiment prevailing in the market following solid cooperation among the world's three main producers.
Contract the torso musculature (especially the core area of the abdominals and lower back) and remain firm throughout the entire movement.
Bishop Buckle said, "I remain firm in my offer of episcopal oversight with jurisdiction to the parishes that form the ACiNW and those parishes in the diocese .
but we remain firm that any settlement, in order to last, has to be balanced, it has to be fair", adding: "Are we supposed to put pressure on Pres.
While many scientists remain firm proponents of telomerase inhibition as an anticancer strategy, Huber Warner of the National Institute on Aging in Bethesda, Md.
Prices of ethylene, the other key ingredient in PVC, also remain firm.
Campbell describes his book as the story of "ten places of transcendent natural beauty, where life's bouquet is still redolent and life's signatures on the face of the land remain firm, at least for now.