When Timothy and Julia hurried up the staircase to the bedroomfloor, where a considerable commotion was taking place, Tim took Barry Leach with him. He had him grippedfirmly by the arm, since hefelt it was not safe to let him loose, and he had no immediateidea what to do with him.
Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
S/heleanedforward and, to Selar's surprise, took the doctor's handfirmlybetween hirs.
Meaning of firmly for the defined word.
Grammaticalement, ce mot "firmly" est un adverbe. C'est aussi un morphème, plus spécifiquement, un suffixe.