Definitions for firmly

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word firmly

Princeton's WordNet

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

    with resolute determination

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

  2. securely, firmly(adverb)

    in a secure manner; in a manner free from danger

    "she held the child securely"

  3. hard, firmly(adverb)

    with firmness

    "held hard to the railing"

Wiktionary

  1. firmly(Adverb)

    In a firm or definite or strong manner.

    She corrected him firmly but gently.

  2. firmly(Adverb)

    Securely

    Tie the rope firmly to the post.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Firmly(adverb)

    in a firm manner

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'firmly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2503

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'firmly' in Adverbs Frequency: #207

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of firmly in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of firmly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. President Vladimir Putin:

    The ball is now firmly in the West's court.

  2. D. A. Battista:

    Nothing is so firmly believed as what is least known.

  3. Michel de Montaigne:

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

  4. French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve:

    We need to act firmly, we need to act swiftly and with force.

  5. Zhang Zhijun:

    The compatriots on both sides should unite and firmly oppose it.

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