What does stand firm mean?

Definitions for stand firm

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word stand firm.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. resist, hold out, withstand, stand firm(verb)

    stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something

  2. stand pat, stand firm, hold firm, stand fast(verb)

    refuse to abandon one's opinion or belief


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stand firm in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stand firm in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Laozi:

    He who stands on his tiptoes does not stand firm...

  2. Brian Klawiter:

    I will stand firm on my views and will not back down.

  3. Wayde Schafer:

    We're just hoping the Industrial Commission will stand firm.

  4. Fran Lebowitz:

    Stand firm in your refusal to remain conscious during algebra. In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra.

  5. Marcus Aelius Aurelius:

    The art of living is more like that of wrestling than of dancing the main thing is to stand firm and be ready for an unseen attack.

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