Associations to the word «Affirm»

Wiktionary

AFFIRM, verb. To agree, verify or concur; to answer positively.
AFFIRM, verb. To assert positively; to tell with confidence; to aver; to maintain as true.
AFFIRM, verb. To support or encourage.
AFFIRM, verb. To make firm; to confirm, or ratify; especially (legal) to assert or confirm, as a judgment, decree, or order, brought before an appelate court for review.

Dictionary definition

AFFIRM, verb. Establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; "his story confirmed my doubts"; "The evidence supports the defendant".
AFFIRM, verb. To declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent".
AFFIRM, verb. Say yes to.

Wise words

The chief virtue that language can have is clearness, and nothing detracts from it so much as the use of unfamiliar words.
Hippocrates