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unfirm

(ʌnˈfɜːm)
adj
soft or unsteady
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unfirm - not firmly or solidly positionedunfirm - not firmly or solidly positioned; "climbing carefully up the unsteady ladder"; "an unfirm stance"
unfixed - not firmly placed or set or fastened
2.unfirm - (of soil) unstableunfirm - (of soil) unstable; "shifting sands"; "unfirm earth"
loose - not compact or dense in structure or arrangement; "loose gravel"
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However we do praise ourselves, Our fancies are more giddy and unfirm, More longing, wavering, sooner lost and won Than women's are.
This time, the recipient of the unwelcome 'performance notice of discontinuance' was a young man whose nervousness made his singing unfirm and infirm, hence his being 'gonged' in mid-number.
Eskoms regional development strategy involved creating the Southern African Energy Unit, through which we import electricity from Lesotho, Mozambique and Namibia, and sell electricity to Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe, on either firm or unfirm agreements.
Why do you send gifts and love letters to me, an unfirm young man and with a nose not undiscerning?
Sullivan, supra note 4, at 150 (stating a preference for egalitarian outcomes); see also Gedicks, supra note 4, at 7 (noting the incoherence of secular reasons for religion exemptions); Frederick Mark Gedicks, An Unfirm Foundation: The Regrettable Indefensibility of Religious Exemptions, 20 U.