Synonyms for firm

Synonyms for (noun) firm

Synonyms: firm, business firm, house

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

Usage: he worked for a brokerage house

Similar words: concern, business, business concern, business organisation, business organization

Definition: a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it

Usage: he bought his brother's business; a small mom-and-pop business; a racially integrated business concern

Synonyms for (verb) firm

Synonyms: firm, tauten

Definition: make taut or tauter

Usage: tauten a rope

Similar words: tighten, fasten

Definition: make tight or tighter

Usage: Tighten the wire


Synonyms: tauten, firm

Definition: become taut or tauter

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

Similar words: tighten

Definition: become tight or tighter

Usage: The rope tightened

Synonyms for (adjective) firm

Synonyms: firm, strong

Definition: strong and sure

Usage: a firm grasp; gave a strong pull on the rope

Similar words: forceful

Definition: characterized by or full of force or strength (often but not necessarily physical)

Usage: a forceful speaker; a forceful personality; forceful measures; a forceful plan for peace


Synonyms: fast, firm, truehearted, loyal

Definition: unwavering in devotion to friend or vow or cause

Usage: a firm ally; loyal supporters; the true-hearted soldier...of Tippecanoe- Campaign song for William Henry Harrison; fast friends

Similar words: faithful

Definition: steadfast in affection or allegiance

Usage: years of faithful service; faithful employees; we do not doubt that England has a faithful patriot in the Lord Chancellor


Synonyms: firm, fast, immobile

Definition: securely fixed in place

Usage: the post was still firm after being hit by the car

Similar words: fixed

Definition: securely placed or fastened or set

Usage: a fixed piece of wood; a fixed resistor


Synonyms: firm, solid

Definition: not soft or yielding to pressure

Usage: a firm mattress; the snow was firm underfoot; solid ground

Similar words: hard

Definition: resisting weight or pressure


Synonyms: firm

Definition: possessing the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue

Usage: firm muscles

Similar words: healthy

Definition: having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease

Usage: a rosy healthy baby; staying fit and healthy


Synonyms: unbendable, unfaltering, steadfast, steady, stiff, unshakable, unwavering, firm

Definition: marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable

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

Similar words: resolute

Definition: firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination

Usage: stood resolute against the enemy; faced with a resolute opposition; a resolute and unshakeable faith


Synonyms: firm

Definition: securely established

Usage: holds a firm position as the country's leading poet

Similar words: secure

Definition: free from danger or risk

Usage: secure from harm; his fortune was secure; made a secure place for himself in his field


Synonyms: firm

Definition: not subject to revision or change

Usage: a firm contract; a firm offer

Similar words: settled

Definition: established or decided beyond dispute or doubt

Usage: with details of the wedding settled she could now sleep at night


Synonyms: firm, steady, unfluctuating

Definition: not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall

Usage: stocks are still firm

Similar words: stable

Definition: resistant to change of position or condition

Usage: a stable ladder; a stable peace; a stable relationship; stable prices


Synonyms: firm

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

Usage: his voice was firm and confident; a firm step

Similar words: steady

Definition: not subject to change or variation especially in behavior

Usage: a steady beat; a steady job; a steady breeze; a steady increase; a good steady ballplayer