Adjective: confirmed kun'furmd
Verb: confirm kun'furm
- Of persons; not subject to change
"a confirmed bachelor"; "a confirmed invalid"
- Having been established or made firm or received the rite of confirmation
"confirmed reservations"; "received confirmed reports of casualties"; "a confirmed Catholic"
- Establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
"his story confirmed my doubts";
- corroborate, sustain, substantiate, support, affirm
- Strengthen or make more firm
"Confirm thy soul in self-control!"; "The witnesses confirmed the victim's account";
- Support a person for a position
"The Senate confirmed the President's candidate for Secretary of Defense"
- (religion) administer the rite of confirmation to
"the children were confirmed in their mother's faith"
See also: official, unchangeable
Type of: affirm, approve, beef up, covenant, fortify, greenlight, green-light, O.K., OK, okay, sanction, strengthen
Encyclopedia: Confirmed Confirm