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Confirm Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • make more firm; "Confirm thy soul in self-control!"
  • establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; "his story confirmed my doubts"; "The evidence supports the defendant"
  • strengthen or make more firm; "The witnesses confirmed the victim''s account"
  • administer the rite of confirmation to; "the children were confirmed in their mother''s faith"
  • as of a person to a position; "The Senate confirmed the President''s candidate for Secretary of Defense"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Confirm'


  • Confirmation (disambiguation): Truth and Logic "Confirm" might refer to: CONFIRM Project All pages beginning with "confirm" All pages with titles containing "confirm*" Conformity (disambiguation)
  • Confirm or Deny: Confirm or Deny is a 1941 film made by 20th Century Fox, directed by Archie Mayo & Fritz Lang (uncredited), and starring by Don Ameche and Joan Bennett
  • Self-confirming equilibrium: In game theory, self-confirming equilibrium is a generalization of Nash equilibrium for extensive form games, in which players correctly predict the moves

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'Confirm' example sentence in quotations


* I am acutely aware that you have not elected me as your president by your ballots, so I ask you to confirm me with your prayers. - Gerald R. Ford

* I want to believe in intelligent design, and hence I am suspicious of anything that seems to confirm my desire to believe. - James Lileks


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    Brooks Hays JAKARTA, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Researchers have confirmed a new bird species in Indonesia, the Sulawesi streaked flycatcher, named after the Indonesia island it's found on Read more on this news related to 'Confirm'

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