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Firm

Definition

[n] members of a business organization; "he worked for a brokerage house"
[adv] with resolute determination; "we firmly believed it"; "you must stand firm"
[adj] securely fixed in place; "the post was still firm after being hit by the car"
[adj] strong and sure; "a firm grasp"; "gave a strong pull on the rope"
[adj] 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"
[adj] pleasingly firm and fresh and making a crunching noise when chewed; "crisp carrot and celery sticks"; "a firm apple"; "crunchy lettuce"
[adj] not soft or yielding to pressure; "a firm mattress"; "the snow was firm underfoot"; "solid ground"
[adj] marked by the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue; "firm muscles"
[adj] marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable; "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
[adj] securely established; "an established reputation"; "holds a firm position as the country's leading poet"
[adj] not subject to revision or change; "a firm contract"; "a firm offer"
[adj] not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall; "stocks are still firm"
[adj] (of especially a person's physical features) not shaking or trembling; "his voice was firm and confident"; "a firm step"
[v] make taut or tauter; "tauten a rope"
[v] become taut or tauter

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