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Synonyms for firm
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. firm, house, business firm(adj)

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

    "he worked for a brokerage house"

    Synonyms:
    menage, family, house, sign, theatre, household, planetary house, sign of the zodiac, mansion, theater, business firm, home, star sign

    Antonyms:
    unsteady, unfixed, unforceful, insecure, soft, unstable, unsettled, unhealthy, irresolute, unfaithful, forceless, unsafe

  2. firm, steadfast, steady, stiff, unbendable, unfaltering, unshakable, unwavering(adj)

    marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable

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

    Synonyms:
    staunch, stiff, slopped, pissed, steadfast, blind drunk, unfaltering, besotted, solid, buckram, blotto, pixilated, cockeyed, truehearted, fast(a), potent, unswerving, fast, fuddled, tight, soused, bulletproof, unassailable, immobile, watertight, level, loyal, sozzled, unfluctuating, squiffy, unbendable, unshakable, soaked, unwavering, crocked, rigid, plastered, pie-eyed, sloshed, smashed, strong, starchy, loaded, wet, regular, steady

    Antonyms:
    unhealthy, soft, unsettled, unsafe, forceless, unstable, unsteady, unforceful, irresolute, insecure, unfixed, unfaithful

  3. firm, solid(adj)

    not soft or yielding to pressure

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

    Synonyms:
    self-colored, whole, loyal, unanimous, self-coloured, upstanding, fast(a), substantial, stiff, unfluctuating, fast, unshakable, unfaltering, hearty, truehearted, satisfying, unbendable, steadfast, solid, unwavering, steady, immobile, square, strong

    Antonyms:
    insecure, unsafe, unsettled, unfaithful, forceless, irresolute, unhealthy, soft, unfixed, unstable, unsteady, unforceful

  4. firm, strong(adj)

    strong and sure

    "a firm grasp"; "gave a strong pull on the rope"

    Synonyms:
    loyal, potent, inviolable, fast(a), substantial, stiff, unfluctuating, fast, unshakable, unfaltering, truehearted, warm, hard, unbendable, steadfast, solid, unattackable, unwavering, unassailable, steady, immobile, strong, impregnable, secure

    Antonyms:
    unsteady, unforceful, unstable, unsafe, unfaithful, forceless, unfixed, insecure, irresolute, unsettled, soft, unhealthy

  5. firm(adj)

    not subject to revision or change

    "a firm contract"; "a firm offer"

    Synonyms:
    solid, fast(a), unbendable, truehearted, unshakable, stiff, unfaltering, steady, strong, unwavering, fast, unfluctuating, steadfast, loyal, immobile

    Antonyms:
    soft, unhealthy, unsafe, unsettled, unsteady, irresolute, unforceful, insecure, unstable, unfixed, forceless, unfaithful

  6. firm(adj)

    (of especially a person's physical features) not shaking or trembling

    "his voice was firm and confident"; "a firm step"

    Synonyms:
    solid, fast(a), unbendable, truehearted, unshakable, stiff, unfaltering, steady, strong, unwavering, fast, unfluctuating, steadfast, loyal, immobile

    Antonyms:
    soft, unhealthy, unstable, unfixed, irresolute, insecure, unforceful, unsettled, unfaithful, forceless, unsteady, unsafe

  7. firm, steady, unfluctuating(adj)

    not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall

    "stocks are still firm"

    Synonyms:
    loyal, fast(a), stiff, unfluctuating, fast, unshakable, unfaltering, truehearted, unbendable, steadfast, solid, unwavering, regular, steady, immobile, strong

    Antonyms:
    insecure, unsettled, unforceful, soft, unsteady, forceless, unfaithful, irresolute, unsafe, unfixed, unhealthy, unstable

  8. firm(adj)

    securely established

    "holds a firm position as the country's leading poet"

    Synonyms:
    solid, fast(a), unbendable, truehearted, unshakable, stiff, unfaltering, steady, strong, unwavering, fast, unfluctuating, steadfast, loyal, immobile

    Antonyms:
    unforceful, soft, forceless, insecure, irresolute, unsettled, unstable, unsafe, unfaithful, unsteady, unfixed, unhealthy

  9. firm(adj)

    possessing the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue

    "firm muscles"

    Synonyms:
    solid, fast(a), unbendable, truehearted, unshakable, stiff, unfaltering, steady, strong, unwavering, fast, unfluctuating, steadfast, loyal, immobile

    Antonyms:
    irresolute, unsteady, unstable, unsafe, insecure, unforceful, soft, unfixed, unfaithful, unhealthy, forceless, unsettled

  10. fast, firm, immobile(adj)

    securely fixed in place

    "the post was still firm after being hit by the car"

    Synonyms:
    loyal, flying, debauched, unfluctuating, riotous, stiff, unwavering, unshakable, fast, dissolute, libertine, truehearted, quick, unbendable, steadfast, degraded, solid, unfaltering, fast(a), steady, dissipated, immobile, degenerate, profligate, strong

    Antonyms:
    unforceful, unsafe, unsteady, insecure, unstable, unsettled, unfaithful, forceless, unhealthy, soft, unfixed, irresolute

  11. firm, loyal, truehearted, fast(a)(verb)

    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"

    Antonyms:
    unhealthy, unfaithful, unsafe, unfixed, soft, unforceful, unsettled, unsteady, irresolute, insecure, forceless, unstable

  12. tauten, firm(verb)

    become taut or tauter

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

    Synonyms:
    tauten

    Antonyms:
    unfaithful, unstable, unsteady, unsafe, forceless, irresolute, unhealthy, unforceful, unfixed, insecure, soft, unsettled

  13. tauten, firm(adverb)

    make taut or tauter

    "tauten a rope"

    Synonyms:
    tauten

    Antonyms:
    irresolute, insecure, unstable, unsteady, forceless, unfaithful, unforceful, unsettled, unfixed, soft, unhealthy, unsafe

  14. firm, firmly, steadfastly, unwaveringly(adverb)

    with resolute determination

    "we firmly believed it"; "you must stand firm"

    Synonyms:
    unwaveringly, firmly, hard, securely, steadfastly

    Antonyms:
    unsettled, unsteady, insecure, forceless, unstable, unsafe, soft, unforceful, unfixed, irresolute, unfaithful, unhealthy

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. firm

    A person is faithful who will keep faith, whether with or without power to aid or serve; a person or thing is trusty that possesses such qualities as to justify the fullest confidence and dependence. We may speak of a faithful but feeble friend; we say a trusty agent, a trusty steed, a trusty sword.

    Synonyms:
    devoted, faithful, incorruptible, loyal, stanch, sure, true, trustworthy, trusty, unwavering

    Antonyms:
    capricious, faithless, false, fickle, unfaithful, untrue, untrustworthy, wavering

    Preposition:
    Faithful in service; to duty; to comrade or commander; faithful among the faithless.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. firm

    Synonyms:
    fast, secure, strong, steadfast, solid, stable, established, rooted, immovable, robust, unshaken, sturdy, resolute, determined, fixed, decided, attached

    Antonyms:
    loose, insecure, weak, illrooted, tottering, vacillating, irresolute, ductile, exorable, indulgent, disaffected, wavering, unreliable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. firm(a.)

    Synonyms:
    compact, compressed, solid, dense, hard, not soft, not fluid

  2. firm(a.)

    Synonyms:
    fixed, fast, rooted, established, settled, confirmed, stable, secure, immovable

  3. firm(a.)

    Synonyms:
    steady, steadfast, unshaken, resolute, stanch, constant

  4. firm(a.)

    Synonyms:
    strong, robust, sinewy, sturdy

  5. firm(n.)

    Synonyms:
    concern, house, company, partnership

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. firm(a)

    Synonyms:
    fast, immovable, secure, compact, solid, dense, compressed, fixed, resolute, constant, unwavering, unshaken, steadfast, stanch, determined, invincible, inflexible, incompliant

    Antonyms:
    flaccid, soft, vacillating, irresolute, lax, yielding, facile, inconstant

How to pronounce firm?

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How to use firm in a sentence?

  1. Jeffrey Nassof:

    We estimate that Anbang's fees could be $60 million or so, due to the cross-border regulatory issues they are likely to encounter. Not a bad haul for a firm that just disclosed $286 million in total advisory fees for their fiscal 2015.

  2. James L. Gallogly:

    That false narrative is now also being used to question the motives and propriety of the ongoing investigation of alleged misconduct, the university was required by law to commence an investigation upon the receipt of complaint(s). That process has been ongoing according to its procedural mandate. The Jones Day law firm was hired to conduct an independent and unbiased, expert investigation and issue a report which the firm has now done.

  3. Rebecca Slaughter:

    The commission should more broadly consider whether any pharmaceutical merger is likely to exacerbate anticompetitive conduct by the merged firm or to hinder innovation.

  4. Muyiwa Adejobi:

    We were told that some guys came in two vehicles dressed as officials in charge of repairs and maintenance of the gas pipelines and then used dynamite to blow up the gas line belonging to a subsidiary of (state energy firm) NNPC, unfortunately one of the lines was damaged. There are other lines that were not affected.

  5. Omolola Adele-Oso:

    He has a track record of standing by his word. He has a track record of being someone who is being fair, firm and honest. And that is very welcome.


Translations for firm

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • شركة تجارية, شركةArabic
  • втвърдявам се, фиксирам, неотстъпчив, втвърдявам, твърд, корав, фирма, стабилен, закрепвамBulgarian
  • ferm, firmaCatalan, Valencian
  • nepoddajný, upevnit, tvrdý, ztvrdnout, pevný, firmaCzech
  • firmaDanish
  • Firma, festGerman
  • στεριώνω, στερεώνω, σταθεροποιώ, ακράδαντος, γερός, σταθερός, επιχείρηση, στιβαρός, στέρεος, εταιρία, αμετακίνητος, σταθεροποιούμαιGreek
  • kindel, veendunudEstonian
  • محکمPersian
  • vakaa, kiinnittää, vankka, lujittaa, vakuuttunut, tukeva, vahvistua, yritys, luja, lujittua, varmistaaFinnish
  • raffermirFrench
  • diongbháilte, comhlachtIrish
  • seasmhach, cunbhalachScottish Gaelic
  • colughtManx
  • fyrirtæki, firmaIcelandic
  • ferreoItalian
  • firmusLatin
  • stingrs, stingsLatvian
  • fastNorwegian
  • firmaPolish
  • firmaPortuguese
  • фирмаRussian
  • tvrtka, твртка, firma, фирмаSerbo-Croatian
  • fiamVolapük

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