Hindi translation of 'affirm'
Word forms: affirms, affirming, affirmed
2. transitive verb
1. transitive verb
If you affirm that something is true, you state firmly and publicly that it is true.[formal]दृढ़ता से कहना
...a speech in which he affirmed a commitment to lower taxes.
affirmation /ˌæfəˈmeɪʃən ˌऐफ़अˈमेइशन्/Word forms: affirmations variable nounस्वीकारोक्ति nf
...affirmation that Mr Green was a man of courage.
2. transitive verb
If an event affirms something, it shows that it is true or exists.[formal]पुष्टि करना
affirmation uncountable nounपुष्टि nf
The book is an affirmation of the band's 28-year-old friendship.
Copyright © 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Video: pronunciation of 'affirm'
Example Sentences Including 'affirm'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
The new government should affirm its commitment to the notion of universities as places of humane scholarship as well as of scientific research.The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
A lower court affirmed the ruling last week, prompting an appeal by the companies involved.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But we have also used the past four years to change our party and affirm our commitment to the values of our public services.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The Premier himself stepping onto the podium at the end to affirm the importance of music in national life.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Unsurprisingly, each artist affirms the importance of getting on with your co-writer.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Connect in ways that affirm the importance of relationships.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He is affirming the importance of sound teaching, of moral guidance, and of good laws.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
A federal appeals court affirmed the district court's ruling.Christianity Today (2000)
Trends of 'affirm'
In Common Usage. affirm is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
'affirm' in Other Languages
British English: affirm VERB
If you affirm that something is true or that something exists, you state firmly and publicly that it is true or exists.
The court affirmed that the information can be made public under the Freedom of Information Act.
Translation of affirm from the Collins English to Hindi