Adjective "Firm" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Firm


    Definition:

    1. not soft or yielding when pressed; comparatively solid, hard, stiff, or rigid: firm ground; firm texture.

    2. securely fixed in place.

    3. not shaking or trembling; steady: a firm voice.

    4. not likely to change; fixed; settled; unalterable: a firm belief.

    5. steadfast or unwavering, as persons or principles: firm friends.

    6. indicating firmness or determination: a firm expression.

    7. not fluctuating much or falling, as prices, values, etc.: The

    Origin:
    firm

    Examples:

    "prices can be firm on demands."

    "prices can be firm on dates."

    "prices can be firm on supplies."

    "prices can be firm at auctions."

    "dollars can be firm against yen."

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