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Not giving in or relenting; unyielding
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  1. Not giving in or relenting; unyielding
  2. Not willing to change one's opinion, purpose, or principles; unyielding.
  3. Too hard to be broken
Not subject to change or variation; unchanging:
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  1. Not subject to change or variation; unchanging:
  2. Established; settled; set
  3. Not changing, not able to be changed, staying the same.
Consisting of one unalloyed metal throughout; also, containing no more alloy than is necessary to insure hardness
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  1. Consisting of one unalloyed metal throughout; also, containing no more alloy than is necessary to insure hardness
  2. Sound; reliable:
  3. (Printing) Set without spaces between the lines of type
Incapable of being physically moved; fixed.
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  1. Incapable of being physically moved; fixed.
  2. Not capable of being affected or moved in feeling; impassive.
  3. That cannot be moved; firmly fixed; not capable of movement
Having or making no motion.
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  1. Having or making no motion.
  2. At rest, stationary, immobile, not moving.
Not given to sudden changes in behavior, loyalty, disposition, etc.
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  1. Not given to sudden changes in behavior, loyalty, disposition, etc.
  2. Free or almost free from change, variation, or fluctuation; uniform:
  3. That does not shake, tremble, totter, etc.; firm; fixed; stable
Having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall.
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  1. Having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall.
  2. Belonging to substance; actually existing; real; as, substantial life.
  3. Considerable in importance, value, degree, amount, or extent:
Made to withstand repeated use over a relatively long period, usually several years or more:
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  1. Made to withstand repeated use over a relatively long period, usually several years or more:
  2. Lasting in spite of hard wear or frequent use
  3. Designating a power of attorney that remains in effect after the person who authorized it becomes incompetent
Not bending or flexible; stiff and hard
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  1. Not bending or flexible; stiff and hard
  2. Being an airship with a external frame made of rigid parts.
  3. Not moving; set
Fastened by means of solder.
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Having nails (often of a specified kind).
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  1. Having nails (often of a specified kind).
Twisted
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  1. Twisted
  2. Having threads like a screw
  3. (Slang) In a state of great trouble or distress, impending failure, etc.
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  1. Having spikes.
  2. Of a graph or trend that has rapidly reached a maximum.
  3. (Of a beverage) Containing alcohol or drugs, often without the informing those who partake.
(Heraldry) Having the extremities turned back, like the flukes of an anchor.
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  1. (Heraldry) Having the extremities turned back, like the flukes of an anchor.
Accomplished in relatively little time:
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  1. Accomplished in relatively little time:
  2. Allowing rapid movement or action:
  3. Acquired quickly with little effort and sometimes unscrupulously:
Free from fear, anxiety, or doubt:
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  1. Free from fear, anxiety, or doubt:
  2. Not likely to fail or give way; stable:
  3. Free from the risk of being intercepted or listened to by unauthorized persons:
Financially secure or safe:
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  1. Financially secure or safe:
  2. In good health, both physically and mentally (sound of body and mind); marketable (property); undamaged, form taken by a document, as in “the complaint sounds in negligence.” In good health, both physically and mentally (sound of body and mind); marketable (property); undamaged, form taken by a document, as in “the complaint sounds in negligence.”
  3. A type of longitudinal wave that originates as the vibration of a medium (such as a person's vocal cords or a guitar string) and travels through gases, liquids, and elastic solids as variations of pressure and density. The loudness of a sound perceived by the ear depends on the amplitude of the sound wave and is measured in decibels, while its pitch depends on its frequency, measured in hertz.
Not very mobile or agile; capable of moving only slowly:
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  1. Not very mobile or agile; capable of moving only slowly:
  2. Not moving; motionless:
  3. Not movable; firmly set or placed; stable
Incapable of being emotionally moved or persuaded.
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  1. Incapable of being emotionally moved or persuaded.
  2. Not physically possible to be moved.
(Mil.) Regularly equipped with a means of transportation, as with horses, tanks, armored vehicles, etc.
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  1. (Mil.) Regularly equipped with a means of transportation, as with horses, tanks, armored vehicles, etc.
  2. Fixed on or in the proper backing, support, setting, etc.
  3. Set up and ready for use
Not affecting the emotions:
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  1. Not affecting the emotions:
  2. Not moving; motionless:
  3. Not moving; still
Unchanging:
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  1. Unchanging:
  2. Not capable of being moved; fixed.
  3. Not moving or not movable; fixed or still
Fixed or established by agreement:
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  1. Fixed or established by agreement:
  2. Unwilling or very reluctant to change:
  3. Established deliberately; intentional:
Written without a hyphen or space. For example, the word software is a solid compound.
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  1. Written without a hyphen or space. For example, the word software is a solid compound.
  2. Sound; reliable:
  3. Acting together; unanimous:
Opaque, with good contrast between light and dark areas. Used of a photographic negative.
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  1. Opaque, with good contrast between light and dark areas. Used of a photographic negative.
  2. Permitting little light to pass through, because of compactness of matter:
  3. Hard to penetrate; thick:
Closely and firmly packed or put together; dense; solid
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  1. Closely and firmly packed or put together; dense; solid
  2. Marked by or having a short solid physique:
  3. Occupying little space compared with others of its type:
Difficult to understand or impart:
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  1. Difficult to understand or impart:
  2. Causing damage or premature wear:
  3. Resistant to pressure; not readily penetrated; firm or solid:
Not fluid or loose; viscous; thick; dense; firm
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  1. Not fluid or loose; viscous; thick; dense; firm
  2. (Naut.) Not tending to lean or tilt to one side even in strong winds or when carrying much sail
  3. Hard to bend or stretch; rigid; firm; not flexible or pliant
Impossible to understand; incomprehensible:
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  1. Impossible to understand; incomprehensible:
  2. Impossible to penetrate or enter:
  3. (Physics) Having that property of matter by which two bodies are prevented from occupying the same space at the same time
Dense or compact in structure or texture, as a wood composed of small-diameter cells.
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  1. Dense or compact in structure or texture, as a wood composed of small-diameter cells.
Having a fine, smooth texture
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  1. Having a fine, smooth texture
  2. Having a fine, smooth grain, as some kinds of woods, leather, etc.
  3. Having a fine, smooth, even grain:
Not affected by
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  1. Not affected by
  2. Incapable of being penetrated:
  3. Able to withstand; not susceptible
Being an airship with a external frame made of rigid parts.
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  1. Being an airship with a external frame made of rigid parts.
  2. Not flexible or pliant; stiff:
  3. Not bending or flexible; stiff and hard
(Econ.) Not responding to changes in price
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  1. (Econ.) Not responding to changes in price
  2. Not elastic; inflexible, rigid, unyielding, unadaptable, etc.
  3. (Economics) Of, relating to, or being a good for which changes in price have little effect on the quantity demanded or supplied:
Confirmed or inveterate, esp. in wrong or immoral behavior; habitual
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  1. Confirmed or inveterate, esp. in wrong or immoral behavior; habitual
  2. Unfeeling or lacking emotion due to experience; callous.
  3. Made or become hard or harder (in various senses)
That cannot be bent or curved; stiff; rigid
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  1. That cannot be bent or curved; stiff; rigid
  2. Refusing to change one's attitude, purpose, or principles; immovable:
  3. Not easily bent; stiff or rigid.
Viscid, coagulated; jelly-like, unusually thick (of a liquid).
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  1. Viscid, coagulated; jelly-like, unusually thick (of a liquid).
Not willing to change or be persuaded; resolute:
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  1. Not willing to change or be persuaded; resolute:
  2. Not giving in; not bending; stubborn.
  3. Not giving way to pressure; hard or inflexible:
Having component parts in a close, crowded state or arrangement; dense:
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  1. Having component parts in a close, crowded state or arrangement; dense:
  2. Relatively great in extent from one surface to the opposite, usually in the smallest solid dimension; not thin:
  3. Hard to hear or understand, as from being husky or slurred:
Pressed together; made more compact by pressure
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  1. Pressed together; made more compact by pressure
  2. (Zool.) Flattened into a thin, convex, streamlined shape, as the body of the flounder or other flatfish
  3. Pressed together or into less volume or space.
Not seeming or imaginary; not illusive; real; solid; true; veritable.
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  1. Not seeming or imaginary; not illusive; real; solid; true; veritable.
  2. Strong; solid; firm; stout
  3. Having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall.
Hard to work with or travel over because of mud, sand, clay, etc.
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  1. Hard to work with or travel over because of mud, sand, clay, etc.
  2. Hard to endure; oppressive; burdensome; distressing
  3. Hard to digest
Decided by a narrow margin; almost even:
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  1. Decided by a narrow margin; almost even:
  2. Faithful to the original:
  3. Having little or no space between elements or parts; tight and compact:
The state of having been condensed; highly concentrated.
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  1. The state of having been condensed; highly concentrated.
  1. Having a short, heavy build; stout
  2. Positioned or placed closely together.
  3. Having a solid, stocky form or body; stout.
Impossible to permeate:
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  1. Impossible to permeate:
  2. Not permeable; not permitting fluids to pass through it; impenetrable
  3. Relating to a material through which substances, such as liquids or gases, cannot pass. Some substances, such as some types of contact lenses, are permeable to gas but impermeable to liquid.
Having a high melting point. Ceramics that are made from clay and minerals are often refractory, as are metal oxides and carbides. Refractory materials are often used as liners in furnaces.
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  1. Having a high melting point. Ceramics that are made from clay and minerals are often refractory, as are metal oxides and carbides. Refractory materials are often used as liners in furnaces.
  2. Resistant to heat; hard to melt or work
  3. Hard to manage; stubborn; obstinate
Having one's mind made up; decided; resolved
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  1. Having one's mind made up; decided; resolved
  2. Decided or resolved:
  3. Marked by or showing determination; resolute:
Firm, fixed, settled, or established
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  1. Firm, fixed, settled, or established
  2. Firmly loyal or constant; unswerving.
  3. Not changing, fickle, or wavering; constant
A quantity that is unknown but assumed to have a fixed value in a specified mathematical context.
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  1. A quantity that is unknown but assumed to have a fixed value in a specified mathematical context.
  2. Unchanging in nature, value, or extent; invariable:
  3. Continually occurring; persistent:
Never doubted; always steady and on course
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  1. Never doubted; always steady and on course
Limited, distinctive, or unique:
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  1. Limited, distinctive, or unique:
  2. Explicitly set forth; definite:
  3. Intended for, applying to, or acting on a particular thing:
Describing or portraying nudity or sexual activity in graphic detail.
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  1. Describing or portraying nudity or sexual activity in graphic detail.
  2. Saying what is meant, without reservation or disguise; outspoken
  3. Readily observable:
(Dialectal, informal) Surgically rendered infertile (spayed, neutered or castrated), a fixed tomcat, the she-cat has been fixed.
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  1. (Dialectal, informal) Surgically rendered infertile (spayed, neutered or castrated), a fixed tomcat, the she-cat has been fixed.
  2. Not changing, not able to be changed, staying the same.
  3. Not subject to change or variation; unchanging:
Being firmly settled in habit; inveterate.
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  1. Being firmly settled in habit; inveterate.
  2. Having received the rite of confirmation.
  3. Firmly established, as in a habit or condition; habitual
Clear and loud:
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  1. Clear and loud:
  2. In good or sound health; robust:
  3. Economically or financially sound or thriving:
Physically strong and active.
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  1. Physically strong and active.
  2. Living or growing with full vital strength; strong; robust
  3. Forceful or powerful; strong; energetic
Free or almost free from change, variation, or fluctuation; uniform:
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  1. Free or almost free from change, variation, or fluctuation; uniform:
  2. That does not shake, tremble, totter, etc.; firm; fixed; stable
  3. Not easily excited or upset:
Decided or resolved:
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  1. Decided or resolved:
  2. Marked by or showing determination; resolute:
  3. Decided; resolute, possessing much determination.
Well protected from an attack, as by aerial bombardment:
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  1. Well protected from an attack, as by aerial bombardment:
  2. Causing damage or premature wear:
  3. Resistant to pressure; not readily penetrated; firm or solid:
Characterized by repeated failure, especially in a sport or competitive activity:
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  1. Characterized by repeated failure, especially in a sport or competitive activity:
  2. Having little appeal to the senses or feelings:
  3. Not strong or fresh; faint or stale
Financially secure or safe:
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  1. Financially secure or safe:
  2. Morally strong; honest, honorable, loyal, etc.
  3. Marked by or showing common sense and good judgment; levelheaded:
Strong in construction; firm; substantial
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  1. Strong in construction; firm; substantial
  2. Strong in body; sturdy
  3. Thick or strong in structure or substance; solid or substantial:
Marked by resoluteness or determination; firm:
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  1. Marked by resoluteness or determination; firm:
  2. Physically strong; vigorous; hardy
  3. Substantially made or built; able to withstand stress or rough use:
Strong; solidly made; substantial
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  1. Strong; solidly made; substantial
  2. Having a strong or substantial construction or constitution:
  3. Firm and steadfast; loyal or true.
Written or printed rather than stored in electronic media:
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  1. Written or printed rather than stored in electronic media:
  2. Lacking in shade; undiminished:
  3. Definite; firm:
Resistant to compression.
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  1. Resistant to compression.
  2. That cannot be compressed
  3. Impossible to compress.
Sound; reliable:
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  1. Sound; reliable:
  2. Of good quality:
  3. Acting together; unanimous:
Quick to understand or learn; mentally agile:
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  1. Quick to understand or learn; mentally agile:
  2. Lasting; permanent:
  3. Living in a reckless, wild, dissipated way
Reliable; dependable:
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  1. Reliable; dependable:
  2. Not likely to fail or give way; stable:
  3. Reliable; dependable
Not showing or marked by erratic or volatile emotions or behavior:
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  1. Not showing or marked by erratic or volatile emotions or behavior:
  2. Not likely to change or be affected adversely; lasting; enduring
  3. Not likely to break down, fall apart, or give way; fixed
Not given to sudden changes in behavior, loyalty, disposition, etc.
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  1. Not given to sudden changes in behavior, loyalty, disposition, etc.
  2. Not easily excited or upset:
  3. Direct and unfaltering; sure.
Intellectually powerful; able to think vigorously and clearly
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  1. Intellectually powerful; able to think vigorously and clearly
  2. In good or sound health; robust:
  3. Forceful and pointed; emphatic:
That will not fail; always effective
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  1. That will not fail; always effective
  2. (Obs.) Secure or safe
  3. Having one's course directed; destined or bound:
Reliable; dependable:
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  1. Reliable; dependable:
  2. Not likely to fail or give way; stable:
  3. Reliable; dependable
Substantial, sound, and reliable
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  1. Substantial, sound, and reliable
  2. (Informal) Having a firmly favorable or good relationship
  3. Firm or compact in substance:
Morally strong; honest, honorable, loyal, etc.
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  1. Morally strong; honest, honorable, loyal, etc.
  2. Financially secure or safe:
  3. Marked by or showing common sense and good judgment; levelheaded:
Not showing or marked by erratic or volatile emotions or behavior:
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  1. Not showing or marked by erratic or volatile emotions or behavior:
  2. Not likely to change or be affected adversely; lasting; enduring
  3. Not likely to break down, fall apart, or give way; fixed
Intellectually powerful; able to think vigorously and clearly
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  1. Intellectually powerful; able to think vigorously and clearly
  2. In good or sound health; robust:
  3. Forceful and pointed; emphatic:
Marked by resoluteness or determination; firm:
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  1. Marked by resoluteness or determination; firm:
  2. Physically strong; vigorous; hardy
  3. Substantially made or built; able to withstand stress or rough use:
Ample; sustaining:
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  1. Ample; sustaining:
  2. Strong; solid; firm; stout
  3. Having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall.
That will not fail; always effective
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  1. That will not fail; always effective
  2. (Obs.) Secure or safe
  3. Impossible to doubt or dispute; certain:
Incapable of being shaken:
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  1. Incapable of being shaken:
  2. Having no errors or loopholes; unassailable.
  3. That cannot be shaken or moved; unfaltering or unwavering.
Remaining steady in affections or loyalties; faithful
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  1. Remaining steady in affections or loyalties; faithful
  2. Unchanging in nature, value, or extent; invariable:
  3. Regularly recurring:
Having one's mind made up; decided; resolved
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  1. Having one's mind made up; decided; resolved
  2. Decided or resolved:
  3. Marked by or showing determination; resolute:
Having or showing a fixed, firm purpose; determined; resolved; unwavering
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  1. Having or showing a fixed, firm purpose; determined; resolved; unwavering
  2. Firm or determined; unwavering.
Fixed or unchanging; steady.
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  1. Fixed or unchanging; steady.
  2. Firmly loyal or constant; unswerving.
  3. Not changing, fickle, or wavering; constant
Free or almost free from change, variation, or fluctuation; uniform:
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  1. Free or almost free from change, variation, or fluctuation; uniform:
  2. That does not shake, tremble, totter, etc.; firm; fixed; stable
  3. Not easily excited or upset:
Not moving or operating easily or freely; resistant:
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  1. Not moving or operating easily or freely; resistant:
  2. (Naut.) Not tending to lean or tilt to one side even in strong winds or when carrying much sail
  3. Having a strong, swift, steady force or movement:
Strong but pliant; that will bend, twist, etc. without tearing or breaking
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  1. Strong but pliant; that will bend, twist, etc. without tearing or breaking
  2. Able to withstand great strain without tearing or breaking; strong and resilient:
  3. Practical and realistic rather than emotional or sentimental
Rigid; stiff
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  1. Rigid; stiff
  2. Firm; resolute
  3. Aloof and often antisocial; extremely reserved:
  1. Inflexible and unwilling to negotiate or make concessions
  2. Unwilling to grant concessions or negotiate; inflexible:
  3. Not compromising or yielding; firm; inflexible; determined
Not flinching, yielding, or shrinking; steadfast; resolute
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  1. Not flinching, yielding, or shrinking; steadfast; resolute
  2. Without flinching; staying committed despite any difficulty; steadfast
  3. Showing neither fear nor indecision; resolute.
Never doubted; always steady and on course
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  1. Never doubted; always steady and on course
Incapable of being changed; unalterable:
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  1. Incapable of being changed; unalterable:
  2. Not giving in; not bending; stubborn.
  3. Not giving way to pressure; hard or inflexible:
Definite and unmistakable; clear-cut
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  1. Definite and unmistakable; clear-cut
  2. Without doubt or question; definite:
  3. Determined; resolute
Determining or closely affecting what comes next; critically important; crucial
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  1. Determining or closely affecting what comes next; critically important; crucial
  2. Having the power or quality of deciding a question or controversy; putting an end to contest or controversy; final; conclusive.
  3. Marked by promptness and decision.
Having one's mind made up; decided; resolved
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  1. Having one's mind made up; decided; resolved
  2. Marked by or showing determination; resolute:
  3. Decided or resolved:
Having or showing a fixed, firm purpose; determined; resolved; unwavering
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  1. Having or showing a fixed, firm purpose; determined; resolved; unwavering
  2. Firm or determined; unwavering.
Steadfastly loyal, especially to a monarch or government.
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  1. Steadfastly loyal, especially to a monarch or government.
Going on all the time; continual; persistent
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  1. Going on all the time; continual; persistent
  2. Steadfast in purpose, loyalty, or affection; faithful.
  3. Regularly recurring:
Engaging in sex only with one's spouse or only with one's partner in a sexual relationship.
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  1. Engaging in sex only with one's spouse or only with one's partner in a sexual relationship.
  2. Adhering firmly and devotedly, as to a person, cause, or idea; loyal.
  3. Consistent with truth or actuality:
Lasting; permanent:
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  1. Lasting; permanent:
  2. Firmly fixed or fastened:
  3. Acquired quickly with little effort and sometimes unscrupulously:
A city of eastern Belgium near the Dutch and German borders. First mentioned in 558, it was a noted intellectual center in the Middle Ages. Liège was held by France from 1794 to 1815 and by the Netherlands from 1815 to 1830.
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  1. A city of eastern Belgium near the Dutch and German borders. First mentioned in 558, it was a noted intellectual center in the Middle Ages. Liège was held by France from 1794 to 1815 and by the Netherlands from 1815 to 1830.
  2. Bound to give service and allegiance to the lord
  3. Loyal; faithful.
Of, relating to, or marked by loyalty:
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  1. Of, relating to, or marked by loyalty:
  2. Faithful to those persons, ideals, etc. that one is under obligation to defend, support, or be true to
  3. Faithful to a person, ideal, custom, cause, or duty.
Firm; steadfast; loyal
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  1. Firm; steadfast; loyal
  2. Strong; solidly made; substantial
  3. Firm and steadfast; loyal or true.
Firm, fixed, settled, or established
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  1. Firm, fixed, settled, or established
  2. Not changing, fickle, or wavering; constant
  3. Firmly loyal or constant; unswerving.
Properly called:
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  1. Properly called:
  2. Exactly conforming to a rule, standard, or pattern:
  3. Reliable; accurate:
Established beyond doubt or question; indisputable:
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  1. Established beyond doubt or question; indisputable:
  2. Capable of being relied on; dependable:
  3. Definite; fixed:
Established; settled; set
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  1. Established; settled; set
  2. Not subject to change or variation; unchanging:
  3. Not changing, not able to be changed, staying the same.
(Phonet.) Designating the vowel a when it represents the sound (a) as in had or hat, articulated with the tongue in a relatively level position
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  1. (Phonet.) Designating the vowel a when it represents the sound (a) as in had or hat, articulated with the tongue in a relatively level position
  2. Being one half step lower than the corresponding natural key:
  3. Having a smooth, even surface:
Fixed or established by agreement:
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  1. Fixed or established by agreement:
  2. Unwilling or very reluctant to change:
  3. Established deliberately; intentional:
Lasting; permanent:
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  1. Lasting; permanent:
  2. Disposed to dissipation; wild:
  3. Firmly fixed or fastened:
Free from danger or attack:
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  1. Free from danger or attack:
  2. Not likely to fail or give way; stable:
  3. Reliable; dependable:
That retains well; retentive
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  1. That retains well; retentive
  2. Holding together firmly; cohesive:
  3. Characterized by extreme persistence; relentless or enduring:
Difficult to deal with or get out of:
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  1. Difficult to deal with or get out of:
  2. Of such close construction as to be impermeable:
  3. Barely profitable:
Serious work or endeavor:
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  1. Serious work or endeavor:
  2. The variety of this activity in which a person is engaged:
  3. A commercial enterprise or establishment:
A group of individuals, such as an association, corporation, partnership, or union, associated for the purpose of carrying out, maintaining, or performing a commercial or industrial enterprise. A group of individuals, such as an association, corporation, partnership, or union, associated for the purpose of carrying out, maintaining, or performing a commercial or industrial enterprise.
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  1. A group of individuals, such as an association, corporation, partnership, or union, associated for the purpose of carrying out, maintaining, or performing a commercial or industrial enterprise. A group of individuals, such as an association, corporation, partnership, or union, associated for the purpose of carrying out, maintaining, or performing a commercial or industrial enterprise.
  2. A business enterprise; a firm.
  3. The state of friendly companionship; fellowship:
Interest in or regard for a person or thing
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  1. Interest in or regard for a person or thing
  2. A matter of interest or importance to one; that which relates to or affects one; affair; matter; business
  3. A business establishment; company; firm
A group of people, as the mayor and aldermen of an incorporated town, legally authorized to act as an individual
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  1. A group of people, as the mayor and aldermen of an incorporated town, legally authorized to act as an individual
  2. Any of the political and economic bodies forming a corporative state, each being composed of the employers and employees in a certain industry, profession, etc.
  3. An entity, usually a business, created by a legislative act or by individuals who have agreed upon and filed articles of incorporation with the state government. Ownership in the corporation is typically represented by shares of stock. Furthermore, a corporation is legally recognized as an artificial person whose existence is separate and distinct from that of its shareholders who are not personally responsible for the corporation’s acts and debts. As an artificial person, a corporation has the power to acquire, own, and convey property, to sue and be sued, and such other powers of a natural person that the law may confer upon it. Abbreviated corp. See charter, corporate, and seal. An entity, usually a business, created by a legislative act or by individuals who have agreed upon and filed articles of incorporation with the state government. Ownership in the corporation is typically represented by shares of stock. Furthermore, a corporation is legally recognized as an artificial person whose existence is separate and distinct from that of its shareholders who are not personally responsible for the corporation’s acts and debts. As an artificial person, a corporation has the power to acquire, own, and convey property, to sue and be sued, and such other powers of a natural person that the law may confer upon it. Abbreviated corp. See charter, corporate, and seal.
An undertaking; project
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  1. An undertaking; project
  2. Industrious, systematic activity, especially when directed toward profit:
  3. A business venture or company
A group of people holding most of the power and influence in a government or society. Often used with the.
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  1. A group of people holding most of the power and influence in a government or society. Often used with the.
  2. That which is established; as a form of government, a permanent organization, business or force, or the place where one is permanently fixed for residence.
  3. The act of establishing; a ratifying or ordaining; settlement; confirmation.
A dwelling for a group of people, such as students or members of a religious community, who live together as a unit:
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  1. A dwelling for a group of people, such as students or members of a religious community, who live together as a unit:
  2. A business firm; commercial establishment
  3. A publishing company:
(Informal) A business or firm.
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  1. (Informal) A business or firm.
  2. Any cohesive group of people; a unit; such as a military company.
  3. (Informal) An association of persons, especially a military unit or a business organization.

Synonym Study

  • Stiff implies resistance to bending or stretching a stiff collar
  • Solid suggests a dense consistency throughout a mass or substance that is firm or hard and often connotes heaviness or substantiality solid brick
  • Hard is applied to that which is so firm that it is not easily penetrated, cut, or crushed hard as rock
  • Firm , in referring to material consistency, suggests a compactness that does not yield easily to, or is very resilient under, pressure a firm mattress
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