firmly vs resolutely what difference

what is difference between firmly and resolutely

English

Etymology

firm +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /fɝmli/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /fɜːmli/
  • Hyphenation: firm‧ly

Adverb

firmly (comparative firmlier or more firmly, superlative firmliest or most firmly)

  1. (manner) In a firm or definite or strong manner.
  2. (manner) Securely.

Translations



English

Etymology

resolute +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɹɛz.əˌlutli/, /ˌɹɛz.əˈlutli/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɹɛz.əˌl(j)uːtli/, /ˌɹɛz.əˈl(j)uːtli/
  • Hyphenation: res‧o‧lute‧ly

Adverb

resolutely (comparative more resolutely, superlative most resolutely)

  1. In a resolute manner.

Synonyms

  • determinedly, willfully, with a will

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