Pronunciation of Firmness
/fˈɜːmnəs/, /fˈɜːmnəs/, /f_ˈɜː_m_n_ə_s/
Synonyms for firmness:
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
resolution, resolve (noun)
Other synonyms and related words:
declaration, answer, resolving power, determinedness, resolve, solvent, determination, fastness, stick-to-itiveness, result, petrifaction, soundness, wiseness, decidedness, granite, courage, confidence, certainty, decision, wholeness, resoluteness, wisdom, decisiveness, nerves, integrity, resolution, solution, loyalty, valor, backbone, encouragement, willpower, responsibility, closure, resolving, stableness, purpose, purposefulness, solving, settlement, will, virtue.
Usage examples for firmness:
- Firmness was the grand quality on which both Mr. and Miss Murdstone took their stand. - "Dickens As an Educator", James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes.
- She spoke with a firmness under which she was herself the first to quiver. - "What Maisie Knew", Henry James.
- The three F's: Firmness, freedom, and fortitude. - "Routledge's Manual of Etiquette", George Routledge.