adjective, sol·id·er, sol·id·est.
Origin of solid
SYNONYMS FOR solid
Can be confusedsolid stolid
Examples from the Web for solid
“This will take a lot of solid negotiating,” says Mark Schneider of the International Crisis Group.
By nightfall, I had showered, eaten some soup that a friend brought me, and I slept in my room for 12 solid hours.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So there is nothing wrong with using the charms of, say, Parks and Recreation, to create some solid bonding time.
True, a solid majority backs the Democratic position on the substance.
His approach on marriage, combined with solid conservative credentials, could offer up a model of the future of the GOP.
Then I was conducted to the boilers, a row of ten, sunk underground in the solid rock, below the level of the shrubbery.A Month in Yorkshire|Walter White
Of a simple and solid edifice, it is not easy, however, to circumscribe the duration.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire|Edward Gibbon
Infantry, cavalry and artillery crossed the creek and the ridges and formed in a solid line which nothing could resist.The Scouts of Stonewall|Joseph A. Altsheler
But not upon the path, nor upon the solid surface of these Bermuda rocks!The White Invaders|Raymond King Cummings
It is quite impossible for me to decide if, by digging straight down, I shall come to a hollow cell or to a solid wall.The Mason-bees|J. Henri Fabre
British Dictionary definitions for solid
- a closed surface in three-dimensional space
- such a surface together with the volume enclosed by it