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Meaning of firmly by Wiktionary Dictionary

firmly


    Etymology

    firm +‎ -ly

    Adverb

    firmly ( comparative more firmly, superlative most firmly )

    1. In a firm or definite or strong manner .
      She corrected him firmly but gently .
    2. Securely
      Tie the rope firmly to the post .


Explanation of firmly by Wordnet Dictionary

firmly


    Adverb
    1. with resolute determination

    2. we firmly believed it
    3. with firmness

    4. in a secure manner



    Definition of firmly by GCIDE Dictionary

    firmly


    1. Firmly, adv. In a firm manner.