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Firm

Antonyms for firm:

unstable, soft, unsteady, loose, unfixed, pliable, unfaithful, obscure, weak, vague, wobbly, slack, flexible, pliant, supple, unhealthy, yielding, irresolute, forceless, unsettled, indefinite.

Synonyms for firm:

Sense 2

incompressible, solidity, liege, iron, mounted, responsible, packed.

Sense 3

erect.

Sense 4

absolute, outfit.

Sense 5

supported.

Sense 6

certain, open.

Sense 9

flat.

bony

osseous.

compressed

condensed.

established

entrenched, established.

firm

motionless, tied, foursquare.

hard-on

hell on.

harden

harden, solidify.

harsh

peremptory.

immutable

irreducible.

implanted

rooted.

indestructible

unbreakable.

inexhaustible

untiring.

inflexible

stony.

jolting

jarring.

masculine

manly.

plant

factory.

rigid

hard-and-fast.

secured

sealed.

stabilize

firm up.

stern

severe.

stiff

stark.

stone

granite.

traditional

conservative.

unaltered

unchanged.

unbiased

unswayed.

Other synonyms and related words:

fixed, stanch, established, firmly, unfaltering, settled, stark, obdurate, sound, securely, firm up, fast, house.

able-bodied (adjective)

powerful, robust.

all (adjective)

steady, unfaltering, unwavering, strong, unshakable, solid, unbendable, steadfast, stiff.

bent (adjective)

settled.

brave (adjective)

fearless, stalwart.

certain (adjective)

incontestable, unassailable.

courageous (adjective)

brave, manly.

dense (adjective)

impenetrable.

fast (adjective)

wedged.

flinty (adjective)

steely.

hard (adjective)

rigid, stiff, hard, solid, callous.

hardened (adjective)

concrete.

healthy (adjective)

healthy.

hell-bent (adjective)

hell-bent.

indifferent (adjective)

unmoved.

inelastic (adjective)

inelastic, unyielding, unalterable, inflexible, immovable, stiff, rigid.

inflexible (adjective)

impenetrable, stiff, inelastic, set, rigid, dense, hardened, condensed, refractory, hard, substantial, unyielding, solid, sturdy, tough, concrete.

liege (adjective)

liege.

obstinate (adjective)

obstinate, mulish.

permanent (adjective)

indissoluble.

resolute (adjective)

bullheaded, hearty, faithful, staunch, unwavering, implacable, thorough, resolved, courageous, steady, stubborn, serious, persistent, zealous, persevering, valiant, ruthless, earnest, decisive, plucky, spunky, bold, decided, indomitable, dogged, unbending, reliable, indefatigable, fearless, deliberate, tough, strong-willed, committed, unchangeable, diligent, set, strong-minded, insistent, willing, dedicated, relentless, true, stern, steely, single-minded, iron-willed, constant, unflinching, steadfast, dauntless, determined, loyal, inexorable, tenacious, devoted, headstrong, intent, unshakeable, resolute, unyielding, uncompromising, tireless.

rocklike (adjective)

hard.

severe (adjective)

harsh, severe.

solid (adjective)

monolithic, solid, substantial, physical, stable, concrete, set, dense, hard.

stable (adjective)

continuous, invariable, permanent, immovable, irremovable, changeless, indissoluble, consistent, durable.

stable, unmoving (adjective)

mounted, settled, immovable, petrified, tenacious, taut, strong, tight, fixed, unshakable, sound, robust, fast, motionless, rooted, unfluctuating, secure, immobile, steady, durable.

strong (adjective)

robust, muscular, vigorous, hardy, vital, husky, tough, strong, sinewy, virile, stable, mighty, brawny, mettlesome, potent, iron-willed, stout, formidable, sturdy, powerful, energetic.

substantial (adjective)

appreciable, material, bodily, significant, considerable, substantial, tangible, physical, substantive, real, meaningful, immanent, sturdy, united, solid, actual, important, palpable.

tight (adjective)

taut, rigid, watertight, tight, stiff, secure, dense, snug, tense.

true (adjective)

truehearted.

unalterable, definite (adjective)

inflexible, sure, persevering, resolved, unbending, determined, unwavering, true, stable, staunch, resolute, flat, unshaken, unflinching, bound, constant, abiding, obdurate, established, persistent, unchangeable, intent, steadfast, consistent.

unaltered (adjective)

unchanged.

unbreakable (adjective)

unbreakable.

unswayed (adjective)

unswayed.

fast (adverb)

securely, steadfastly.

all (adverb)

steadfastly, unwaveringly, firmly.

Sense 1 (noun)

unchanging, unvarying, irreversible.

Sense 4 (noun)

agency.

Sense 5 (noun)

incompressible.

Sense 9 (noun)

responsible.

Sense 10 (noun)

liege, allegiant, rock-hard, packed.

Sense 11 (noun)

certain, flat.

Sense 12 (noun)

Clinging.

business (noun)

consortium, practice, assignment, negotiation, merchant, affair, livelihood, job, calling, corporation, labor, situation, proprietorship, holding, selling, partnership, busy work, retailing, commerce, concern, outfit, interest, commission, exchange, trade, profession, vocation, establishment, position, career, specialty, house, business, company, station, venture, management, employment, service, enterprise, occupation, barter, market, industry, transaction, activity, posting.

business concern (noun)

company.

business establishment (noun)

house.

definite (noun)

confirmed, definite.

firm (noun)

fresh, unbendable, fast, fixed, unwaveringly, tauten, unshakable, established, stable, steady, business firm, solid, resolute, loyal, unwavering, faithful, firmly, crisp, forceful, secure, steadfastly, unfluctuating, house, settled, truehearted, crunchy, steadfast, unfaltering, immobile, healthy, hard, strong.

manufacturing plant (noun)

factory.

change (verb)

tauten.

harden (verb)

solidify, stiffen, harden.

hardened (verb)

petrified.

tighten (verb)

stiffen, secure, tighten, tense.

Usage examples for firm:

  • The firm is 'Nourse, Lanier and Crothers. - "His Second Wife", Ernest Poole.
  • " Put this idea out of your head, Ezra," she said, in a low but firm voice. - "The Firm of Girdlestone", Arthur Conan Doyle.
  • Daniel was a little shaken; but he remained firm. - "The Clique of Gold", Emile Gaboriau.

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