hold firmly

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answered the Saw-Horse, gruffly, and dashed away so suddenly that Tip had to gasp for breath and hold firmly to the post he had driven into the creature's neck.
While he devoted more and more of his time to the plantation itself, she took over the house and its multitudinous affairs; and she took hold firmly, in sailor fashion, revolutionizing the system and discipline.
The vindictive motive had mingled itself all along with my other and better motives, and I confess it was a satisfaction to me to feel that the surest way, the only way left, of serving Laura's cause, was to fasten my hold firmly on the villain who had married her.
He said that youths must wake up from their slumber and hold firmly to their future by being productive and hardworking.
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If there is something that Bulgaria will insist on and will hold firmly, this is the theme for the Cohesion Funds," Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said at the joint press conference at the National Palace of Culture with EC President Jean-Claude Juncker.
Let us then hold firmly to the truth and oppose the lies with the truth.
But, if the lawmakers hold firmly to their position, the fate of religious minorities will then be decided by the Expediency Council," said former Zoroastrian Deputy Koorosh Niknam, Sepanta Niknam's uncle, in an interview with the Center for Human Rights in Iran (CHRI).
From one perspective it shows that Qatar went on "what is dictated by the tolerant Islamic Shariah principles of the necessity of solidarity and cooperation and non-compliance with division as Almighty God says: "And hold firmly to the rope of Allah all together and do not become divided" and "do not dispute and [thus] lose courage and [then] your strength would part.
The Tea Directorate had anticipated the price would hold firmly in the coming auctions due to an expected decline in production in the wake of the ongoing cold weather and high demand.
Whereas the adhesive of on the shoe-side has been specifically designed with enough strength to hold firmly, but also remove cleanly from the shoe.
In that design is the front of the university, the claws of an eagle within the design hold firmly to the base of the chair.