Meaning of FIRM in English


adj to fix or direct with firmness.

2. firm ·superl solid;

— opposed to fluid; as, firm land.

3. firm ·superl indicating firmness; as, a firm tread; a firm countenance.

4. firm ·adj to fix; to settle; to confirm; to establish.

5. firm ·superl fixed; hence, closely compressed; compact; substantial; hard; solid;

— applied to the matter of bodies; as, firm flesh; firm muscles, firm wood.

6. firm ·adj the name, title, or style, under which a company transacts business; a partnership of two or more persons; a commercial house; as, the firm of hope & co.

7. firm ·superl not easily excited or disturbed; unchanging in purpose; fixed; steady; constant; stable; unshaken; not easily changed in feelings or will; strong; as, a firm believer; a firm friend; a firm adherent.

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