What does firmly mean?

Definitions for firmly
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Here are all the 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

How to pronounce firmly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say firmly in sign language?

  1. firmly

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

Examples of firmly in a Sentence

  1. David Bell:

    We firmly believe construction finance is going to be automated and brought out of its decades-old, paper-ridden process, rabbet is the only solution we've seen that can handle the complexity of this transition.

  2. Sam Wyly:

    The IRS figures are baloney, i paid $ 160 million in taxes in the last 22 years, and my brother, Charles, paid $ 80 million. Dee Wyly firmly believe Dee Wyly have paid all the taxes Dee Wyly owe.

  3. Director Christine Lagarde:

    I remain firmly of the view that Greece’s debt has become unsustainable and that Greece cannot restore debt sustainability solely through actions on its own.

  4. Lindsey Graham:

    As much as I disagree with Ted Cruz, if it came down to Donald Trump or Ted Cruz, I would be firmly in Ted's camp because I think he really is a conservative.

  5. Brett Kavanaugh:

    , } Accusers do not tend to fare well in word-on-word clashes. As I have described, skepticism of sexual violence complaints has shape-shifted over time. Yet it remains firmly lodged. The staying power of credibility discounting is a notable feature — perhaps even the dominant feature — of our response to rape.This may be changing. The #MeToo movement is challenging a societal default to doubt, and the past year has brought undeniable progress. Yet even as sexual misconduct complaints are met with newfound receptivity, it is worth noting that lone accusers continue to bear a special burden. ( It seems unlikely that Senate Republicans will ask the FBI to investigate two other accusers' reports against Brett Kavanaugh, or even that they will be asked to testify before Senate Judiciary Committee.) Many survivors of sexual violence are deterred by the likelihood of a swearing contest. But Ford — in the face of death threats — has agreed to appear before Senate Judiciary Committee. Senate Republicans walks into a.

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