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    What is the function of word Firm in the below sentence?

    She looked heathier than before, suntanned, her body firm from exercise and outdoor work.
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    Re: What is the function of word Firm in the below sentence?

    Welcome to the forum, Ice-cream.

    It's an adjective describing her body.

    It means
    not soft or yielding when pressed;
    comparatively solid, hard, stiff, or rigid:
    (Collins)

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