Textual thesaurus for "firm"

(adj) strong

strong and sure

a firm grasp; gave a strong pull on the rope

(adj) fast, truehearted, loyal

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) fast, immobile

securely fixed in place

the post was still firm after being hit by the car

(adj) solid

not soft or yielding to pressure

a firm mattress; the snow was firm underfoot; solid ground

(adj) unbendable, unfaltering, steadfast, steady, stiff, unshakable, unwavering

marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable

firm convictions; a firm mouth; steadfast resolve; a man of unbendable perseverence; unwavering loyalty

(adj) steady, unfluctuating

not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall

stocks are still firm

(adv) steadfastly, unwaveringly, firmly

with resolute determination

we firmly believed it; you must stand firm

(noun) business firm, house

the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments

he worked for a brokerage house

(verb) tauten

make taut or tauter

tauten a rope

(verb) tauten

become taut or tauter

Your muscles will firm when you exercise regularly; the rope tautened