What Does FIRM Mean?

FIRM means "Attractive (Fit Body)" and "Football Gang".

Attractive (Fit Body). The term "FIRM" is typically used to refer to a person (male or female) who is considered physically attractive and who has an especially well-defined physique.

Football Gang. The term "FIRM" is commonly used in the UK to refer to a group of football hooligans. Traditionally, troublemakers align themselves with a club and adopt the "FIRM" name. For example:
  • Arsenal "The Herd".
  • Burnley "Suicide Squad".
  • Manchester United "The Red Army".
Football hooliganism peaked in the UK during the 1970s, but still remains a problem for some clubs. There are many films that depict football hooliganism in England, including "The Firm" (2008) and "Green Street" (2005).

Summary of Key Points

"Football Gang" is the most common definition for FIRM on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Definition:Football Gang
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Image for FIRM

When I write FIRM, I mean this:

meaning of FIRM
Members of a footbal FIRM are not often seen in their underwear.


Examples of FIRM in Sentences

Here are examples of FIRM being used in conversations:
  • Sally: Do you actually care which teams are playing today?
  • Ryan: Nope, I just like being part of the FIRM and having a punch-up.
  • (Here, FIRM means "Football Gang".)
  • Maddie: My new boss is so FIRM!
  • Karen: Be careful! You shouldn't mix business with pleasure.
  • (Here, FIRM means "Attractive (Fit Body)".)

An Academic Look at FIRM

When used with the meaning "Football Gang", FIRM is a noun (i.e., a naming word).

When used to mean "Attractive (Fit Body)", FIRM is an adjective (i.e., a describing word). For example:
  • That girl is so FIRM!
  • (Here, the adjective FIRM modifies the noun girl.)

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "Sexy" or "Tasty" instead of using FIRM to mean "Attractive (Fit Body)".

Summary of Key Points

Second Definition for FIRM

This meaning was also noted:

Definition:Attractive (Fit Body)
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Example of FIRM Used in a Text


See Also

BIFF (To Punch) DECK (To Floor (Someone) With A Punch) SCALLY (Trouble Maker (Liverpool dialect)) SCHEMIE (Trouble Maker (South African dialect))