stand firm

Definition of stand firm

  1. :  to refuse to change a decision, position, etc. The judge stood firm in her ruling.

Word by Word Definitions

standplay
  1. :  to support oneself on the feet in an erect position

    :  to be a specified height when fully erect

    :  to rise to an erect position

  1. :  a halt for defense or resistance

    :  an often defensive effort of some duration or degree of success

    :  a stop made to give a performance

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


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