Definition for Confirm (-ed, -s)

confirm (-ed, -s), v. [ME conferme-n < L. confirmāre, make firm, strengthen, establish.] (webplay: firm, hands, opinion, resolution, souls).

  1. Establish; fix firmly; make sure.
  2. Appoint; assign; establish; call; set apart; give full blessings; provide with unlimited privileges, powers, and opportunities; [fig.] accept into a congregation; identify as a member of a religious group.
  3. Verify; provide certainty; give new assurance of truth.

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