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Definition of Confirm

Confirm

  1. To make firm or firmer; to add strength to; to establish; as, health is confirmed by exercise.
  2. To strengthen in judgment or purpose.
  3. To give new assurance of the truth of; to render certain; to verify; to corroborate; as, to confirm a rumor.
  4. To render valid by formal assent; to complete by a necessary sanction; to ratify; as, to confirm the appoinment of an official; the Senate confirms a treaty.
  5. To administer the rite of confirmation to. See Confirmation, 3.

Confirm Quotations

It's good to say, 'Look, I can't always be right, but my gut tells me this' - and then you confirm with your gut.
Robert Redford

I don't think that the total creation took place in six days as we now measure time. If we can confirm, say, the Big Bang theory, that doesn't at all cause me to question my faith that God created the Big Bang.
Jimmy Carter

Music was invented to confirm human loneliness.
Lawrence Durrell

Followers of the occult believe in only what they already know, and in those things that confirm what they have already learned.
Umberto Eco

I think in art, but especially in films, people are trying to confirm their own existences.
Jim Morrison
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Confirm Translations

confirm in Afrikaans is bevestig, erken
confirm in Dutch is bevestigen, aannemen
confirm in Finnish is vahvistaa
confirm in French is confirmer, confirment, confirmez, confirmons
confirm in Italian is certificare
confirm in Norwegian is bekrefte
confirm in Portuguese is confirme
confirm in Spanish is confirmar, revalidar

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