Thesaurus / firm

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She saw that his lips were firm, under his soft faded mustache.

Main StreetSinclair Lewis

Benito descended very gently, and again found himself on the firm sand.

Her lips were red and sweetly curved, her cheek was smooth and firm as so much brown velvet.

Spacehounds of IPCEdward Elmer Smith

Holding his steed with a firm grip, he raised his right hand to the shouting besiegers, signifying that he wished to speak.

Legends of the RhineWilhelm Ruland

At the factory he flung himself into the affairs of the firm with a zeal that at times bordered on officiousness.

QuinAlice Hegan Rice

Chavigni repaid the Cardinal with heartfelt gratitude, with firm adherence, and uncompromising service.

Richelieu, v. 1/3G. P. R. James

Beethoven was firm in his determination to keep faith with his subscribers.

He had made up his mind before his marriage to yield in trifles, and be firm in greater things.

Wives and DaughtersElizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

He took a firm grip on himself, casting glances to all sides, and began speaking so fast his words tripped over each other.

Red NailsRobert E. Howard

The surface of the ice was broken and there were chasms in it, but it was as firm to stand upon as the dry land.

Ulric the JarlWilliam O. Stoddard

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