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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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  • EUR/JPY Technical Analysis: Looking to Confirm Reversal
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  • Figo & Ali confirm nominations for Fifa presidency
    The Portuguese legend and the Jordan FA chief have confirmed the submissions of nominations to the Electoral Committee ahead of Thursday's midnight deadline Read more on this news related to 'Confirm'
  • Fitch to Confirm the S-T 'F1' Rtg on Gainesville, FL VR Utilities System Rev Bonds 2012 Ser B
    On the effective date of Feb. 2, 2015, Fitch Ratings will confirm the short-term 'F1' rating assigned to the $100,470,000 City of Gainesville, Florida Variable Rate Utilities System Revenue Bonds 2012 series B. Read more on this news related to 'Confirm'

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