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Princeton's WordNet

  1. firm, firmly, steadfastly, unwaveringlyadverb

    with resolute determination

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

    Synonyms:
    unwaveringly, hard, securely, firm, steadfastly

  2. securely, firmlyadverb

    in a secure manner; in a manner free from danger

    "she held the child securely"

    Synonyms:
    unwaveringly, hard, securely, firm, steadfastly

  3. hard, firmlyadverb

    with firmness

    "held hard to the railing"

    Synonyms:
    intemperately, severely, hard, steadfastly, heavily, unwaveringly, firm, securely

Editors Contribution

  1. strongly

    i firmly believe that students should wear uniforms.

    Submitted by anonymous on May 31, 2020  

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How to use firmly in a sentence?

  1. Getachew Reda:

    The capital is firmly in the hands of our forces.

  2. Ken Griffin:

    We firmly believe a financial transaction tax would injure Americans trying to save for retirement.

  3. Zhao Kezhi:

    (We) must firmly defend our national security, with regime and system security at its core, and firmly defend the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party and our nation's Socialist system.

  4. Michel de Montaigne:

    Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

  5. Catarina Martins:

    The issue is now firmly on the political agenda, it is now in detailed debate in society, it is no longer a problem that each family with a suffering loved one has to face on its own, it now becomes a problem for all of us to find answers to...The state cannot continue to close its eyes to the suffering.

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