a group of persons affiliated with the same organization, college, etc., often receiving certain discounts or other privileges.
to state or assert positively; maintain as true: to affirm one’s loyalty to one’s country; He affirmed that all was well. to confirm or ratify: The appellate court affirmed the judgment of the lower court. to assert solemnly: He affirmed his innocence. to express agreement with or commitment to; uphold; support: to affirm human rights. […]
. Historical Examples I propose to ask your attention for a little while to some propositions in affirmance of that statement. The Papers And Writings Of Abraham Lincoln, Volume Five Abraham Lincoln He confessed just before the Court of Appeals filed its opinion of affirmance in your case. The Red Mouse William Hamilton Osborne The […]
a person who . Historical Examples affirmant multi moralistae qui inseminationem requirant talem impotentem. Essays In Pastoral Medicine Austin Malley The burthen of proof lies upon the affirmant: and the proof produced must be open to the scrutiny of every dissentient. Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates, 3rd ed. Volume I (of 4) George […]
the act or an instance of ; state of being . the assertion that something exists or is true. something that is ; a statement or proposition that is declared to be true. confirmation or ratification of the truth or validity of a prior judgment, decision, etc. Law. a solemn declaration accepted instead of a […]