Hindi translation of 'confirm'
Word forms: confirms, confirming, confirmed
2. transitive verb
3. transitive verb
1. transitive verb
If something confirms what you believe, it shows that it is definitely true.पुष्टि करना
X-rays have confirmed that he has not broken any bones. This news confirms our worst fears.confirm something's existence/presence/identity independently/officially confirmed
confirmation /ˌkɒnfəˈmeɪʃən ˌकॉन्फ़अˈमेइशन्/ uncountable nounपुष्टि nfप्रमाणन mn
The bomb was confirmation that the daily attacks have returned.
2. transitive verb
If you confirm something that has been stated or suggested, you say that it is definitely true.पुष्टि करना
The police have confirmed that a man has died at the prison.confirm a report/diagnosis/finding confirm a rumour/fear/suspicion/impression confirm something's existence/presence/identity independently/officially confirmed
OPPOSITESdeny, contradictDescribing supporting evidence.In academic writing, you often need to provide evidence for ideas and arguments. There are several verbs you use to talk about giving evidence. You can say that someone or something confirms or supports an idea.
This theory has now been confirmed by the latest studies in genetics. His findings supported the view that heredity determines intelligence.You can use justify to talk about giving reasons to prove why something is reasonable or necessary.
There was adequate evidence justifying the initial decision.You can use verify to talk about checking that something is true or correct.
It was not possible to independently verify the claim.
confirmation uncountable nounपुष्टि nf
She looked over at James for confirmation.confirmation of something receive/need/get/await/provide confirmation written/official/independent confirmation further/final confirmation
SIMILAR WORDSproof, affirmation
3. transitive verb
If you confirm an arrangement or appointment, you make it definite.पक्का करनापुष्टि करना
You make the reservation, and I'll confirm it in writing.
confirmation uncountable nounसंपुष्टि nf
You will receive a booking confirmation number.
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Example Sentences Including 'confirm'
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Trade unions are also required to hold a ballot to confirm that its members wish to make donations to political parties.Business Studies Basic Facts (1990)
Friends who know about these things confirmed this.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He gave names of former staff members who could confirm that role.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
So much broadcasting is about comforting and confirming.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
They emerged hours after the PM confirmed his role in keeping the charity afloat.The Sun (2015)
If there should be any difficulty about my being confirmed, of course we will explain it.The Daisy Chain (1837)
Having seen it, I can confirm that it makes bleak viewing.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
And police confirmed that one of those wounded in the shop is the girlfriend of a man already in custody over that incident.The Sun (2013)
Family members confirmed that they had heard reports of his death.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Figures confirm complaints about flying cameras being used to peer into windows are rising.The Sun (2016)
Hampshire police confirmed a member of staff and a police officer are under investigation.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
No cast members have been confirmed.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Not one has been confirmed.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Police confirmed that one woman died when she missed the rescue blanket after leaping through the smoke and flames.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Some remaining board members have confirmed their intention to launch a rescue package.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Subway confirmed a staff member had been arrested but did not comment further.The Sun (2016)
That would have been the perfect scenario for when he is confirmed in the role on a permanent basis next week.The Sun (2014)
The two men spoke only to confirm basic details about their identity.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Those confirmed dead include one member of the crew and a high school student who died after being rescued.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Three have been built, one more is confirmed and eight are being drawn up.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
More and more research is confirming that giving makes us happy.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
To confirm this, one only need consider two statistics from recent Italian opinion polls.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They confirm other studies about why people resign.Christianity Today (2000)
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'confirm' in Other Languages
British English: confirm /kənˈfɜːm/ VERB
If something confirms what you believe, it shows that it is definitely true.
X-rays have confirmed that he has not broken any bones.
- American English: confirm
- Arabic: يُؤَكِّدُ عَلَى
- Brazilian Portuguese: confirmar
- Chinese: 确认
- Croatian: potvrditi
- Czech: potvrdit
- Danish: bekræfte
- Dutch: bevestigen
- European Spanish: confirmar
- Finnish: vahvistaa varmistaa
- French: confirmer
- German: bestätigen
- Greek: επιβεβαιώνω
- Italian: confermare
- Japanese: 確認する
- Korean: 확인하다
- Norwegian: bekrefte
- Polish: potwierdzić
- European Portuguese: confirmar
- Romanian: a confirma
- Russian: подтверждать
- Spanish: confirmar
- Swedish: bekräfta
- Thai: ยืนยัน
- Turkish: doğrulamak
- Ukrainian: підтверджувати
- Vietnamese: xác nhận
Translation of confirm from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary