Thesaurus

firm

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of firm

a commercial or industrial activity or organization
  • merged with another firm to become a major player in the brokerage business
Synonyms of firm
Words Related to firm

firm

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of firm

1 not showing weakness or uncertainty
  • a friendly fellow with a ready smile and a firm handshake
Synonyms of firm
Words Related to firm
Near Antonyms of firm
Antonyms of firm
2 having a consistency that does not easily yield to pressure
  • cold butter that was too firm to spread
Synonyms of firm
Words Related to firm
Near Antonyms of firm
Antonyms of firm
3 firmly positioned in place and difficult to dislodge
  • was firm in the saddle during the canter
Synonyms of firm
Words Related to firm
Near Antonyms of firm
Antonyms of firm
6 marked by the ability to withstand stress without structural damage or distortion
  • built on a firm foundation, so the house hasn't settled
Synonyms of firm
Words Related to firm
Near Antonyms of firm
Antonyms of firm


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up firm? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!