on firm ground/footing

Definition of on firm ground/footing

  1. :  well supported He believes that his argument is on firm ground/footing.

Word by Word Definitions

firmplay
  1. :  securely or solidly fixed in place

    :  not weak or uncertain :  vigorous

    :  having a solid or compact structure that resists stress or pressure

  1. :  in a firm manner :  steadfastly, fixedly

  1. :  to make secure or fast :  tighten

    :  to make solid or compact

    :  to put into final form :  settle

  1. :  the name or title under which a company transacts business

    :  a partnership of two or more persons that is not recognized as a legal person distinct from the members composing it

    :  a business unit or enterprise

groundplay
  1. :  the bottom of a body of water

    :  sediment

    :  ground coffee beans after brewing

  1. :  to bring to or place on the ground

    :  to cause to run aground

    :  to provide a reason or justification for

  1. : past tense and past participle ofgrind

footingplay
  1. :  a stable position or placing of the feet

    :  a surface or its condition with respect to one walking or running on it

    :  the condition of a racetrack


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