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Definition of 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.
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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