firmly seated
index fixed (securely placed)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • seated — seat·ed || sɪːtɪd adj. with the torso in an upright position and legs bent with the body upheld by the buttocks (when speaking of people) sɪːt n. furniture designed for sitting upon (such as a chair or bench); horizontal part of a chair… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • deep-seated — adjective Date: 1741 1. situated far below the surface < a deep seated inflammation > 2. firmly established < a deep seated tradition > Synonyms: see inveterate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • deep-seated — /deep see tid/, adj. firmly implanted or established: a deep seated sense of loyalty. [1735 45] * * * …   Universalium

  • deep-seated — deep′ seat′ed adj. firmly implanted or established: a deep seated loyalty[/ex] • Etymology: 1735–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • deep-seated — (also deep rooted) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ firmly established …   English terms dictionary

  • deep-seated — adjective (used especially of ideas or principles) deeply rooted; firmly fixed or held (Freq. 1) deep rooted prejudice deep seated differences of opinion implanted convictions ingrained habits of a lifetime a deeply planted need • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • deep-seated — adjective That which is implanted or firmly established …   Wiktionary

  • deep seated — Synonyms and related words: ankle deep, chronic, confirmed, congenital, connate, constitutional, deep, deep cut, deep down, deep dyed, deep engraven, deep fixed, deep grounded, deep laid, deep lying, deep reaching, deep rooted, deep set, deep… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • deep-seated — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. established, inveterate, rooted. See habit. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. deep rooted, ingrained, *dyed in the wool, inherent. ANT.: learned, acquired, extrinsic III (Roget s Thesaurus II)… …   English dictionary for students

  • deep seated — deeply rooted, deep rooted, firmly fixed (used particularly of ideas or principles) …   English contemporary dictionary

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