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Definition of Affirm

Affirm

  1. to assert or confirm, as a judgment, decree, or order, brought before an appellate court for review.
  2. To assert positively; to tell with confidence; to aver; to maintain as true; -- opposed to deny.
  3. To declare, as a fact, solemnly, under judicial sanction. See Affirmation, 4.
  4. To declare or assert positively.
  5. To make a solemn declaration, before an authorized magistrate or tribunal, under the penalties of perjury; to testify by affirmation.

Affirm Quotations

Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our nation - not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very simple premise, summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago.
Barack Obama

Stop being a critic and be a light; don't be a judge, be a model. I think we are far too critical. I think the best way to correct behavior is to accentuate and affirm positive behavior and to ignore negative behavior. Generally speaking, there is a time to correct, of course; but my biggest advice would be, 'Affirm your child.'
Sean Covey

Scientific advancement should aim to affirm and to improve human life.
Nathan Deal

I am telling you before anything, that the blood of the martyrs and the injured will not go in vain. And I would like to affirm, I will not hesitate to punish those who are responsible fiercely. I will hold those in charge who have violated the rights of our youth with the harshest punishment stipulated in the law.
Hosni Mubarak

Plenty of people out there think of me as the Antichrist or the devil incarnate because I do not affirm the literal patterns of the Bible. But the fact is I can no more abandon the literal patterns than I could fly to the moon. I just go beyond them.
John Shelby Spong
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Affirm Translations

affirm in Latin is protestor; protesto
affirm in Norwegian is bekrefte, forsikre
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