firmly
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /fɝmli/
  • (RP) IPA: /fɜːmli/
Adverb

firmly (comparative firmlier, superlative firmliest)

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