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confirm

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Verb confirm has 5 senses
  1. confirm, corroborate, sustain, substantiate, support, affirm - establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; "his story confirmed my doubts"; "The evidence supports the defendant"
    Derived forms: noun confirmation2, noun confirmation1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
  2. confirm, reassert - strengthen or make more firm; "The witnesses confirmed the victim's account"
    --2 is one way to affirm
    Derived forms: noun confirmation2, noun confirmation1
    Sample sentence:
    They confirm that there was a traffic accident
  3. confirm - make more firm; "Confirm thy soul in self-control!"
    --3 is one way to
    strengthen, beef up, fortify
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  4. confirm - as of a person to a position; "The Senate confirmed the President's candidate for Secretary of Defense"
    --4 is one way to
    approve, O.K., okay, sanction
    Derived form: noun confirmation3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  5. confirm - administer the rite of confirmation to; "the children were confirmed in their mother's faith"
    --5 is one way to
    covenant
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
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