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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: whose office it then is to confer both sacraments, since, "in addition to the bishop, the law gives the faculty to confirm to the following ... ...
  • Confirmation (Catholic Church): other Christian interpretations of Confirmation | Confirmation (Christian sacrament Image:Confirmation VanderWeyden. png | A Latin Rite ...
  • Confirmation (Lutheran Church): (Other Lutheran congregations confirm children at about the 5th grade, after which they make their first Holy Communion.) At the ...
  • Confirmation (Latter Day Saints): Whereas Priest s are able to baptize, only those who have the Melchizedek Priesthood are able to confirm newly baptized members such that ...
  • 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 ...
  • Confirm Project: CONFIRM was a very ambitious IT project supposed to create a single computer reservations system /global distribution system used by ...

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* 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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