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Definition of 'firmness'


  1. the muscle tone of healthy tissue; "his muscular firmness"
       Synonyms: soundness
       Antonyms: unsoundness
  2. the trait of being resolute; "his resoluteness carried him through the battle"; "it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work"
       Synonyms: resoluteness firmness of purpose resolve resolution
       Antonyms: irresoluteness irresolution
  3. the property of being unyielding to the touch
  4. the quality of being steady or securely and immovably fixed in place
       Synonyms: steadiness
       Antonyms: unsteadiness ricketiness

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