Firm and Willful


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Firm adjective – Fully committed to achieving a goal.
Usage example: asked him to reconsider, but he was firm in his commitment to the project

Willful and firm are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Willful" instead an adjective "Firm".
Nearby Words: firming, firmness, firmly, firmed
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Willful adjective – Sticking to an opinion, purpose, or course of action in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion.
Usage example: the kind of willful person who can never bring himself to admit that he made a mistake

Firm and willful are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Firm" instead an adjective "Willful".
Nearby Words: willed, willfulness, willfully
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