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affirm

verb  /əˈfɜrm/ us  
to state something is true, or to state your support for an idea, opinion, etc.: [T] Applicants signed a form affirming their citizenship. [+ that clause] These stories affirmed that the world is strange.
affirmation
noun [C/U]  /ˌæf·ərˈmeɪ·ʃən/ us  
[U] We’re looking for affirmation of the city’s goal.
Translations of “affirm”
in Spanish afirmar…
in French affirmer…
in German beteuern, zusichern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 證實, 確認, 斷言…
in Russian подтверждать…
in Turkish kabul etmek, doğruluğunu kabul etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 证实, 确认, 断言…
in Polish potwierdzać…
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