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firm and difficult to bend
stiff, firm, and not easy to bend or break
solid but not hard
stiff and not able to bend
stiff, hard, and difficult to bend or move
packed snow, sugar, or soil has been pressed together firmly to form a hard mass
impossible to get into or get through
used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …
the work that a teacher does when they teach a particular subject, especially to one person or to...
the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives
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Free thesaurus definition of solid stiff or hard from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.