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Meaning of FIRMLY

Pronunciation:  furmlee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adv]  with resolute determination; "we firmly believed it"; "you must stand firm"
  2. [adv]  with firmness; "held hard to the railing"
  3. [adv]  in a secure manner; in a manner free from danger; "she held the child securely"

FIRMLY is a 6 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: firm, hard, securely, steadfastly, unwaveringly



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Firm"ly\, adv.
In a firm manner.

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