affirm is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

affirm Scrabble score: 14

Meaning of affirm

  • (of a court) Uphold (a decision) on appeal
  • Accept or confirm the validity of (a judgment or agreement); ratify
  • Make a formal declaration rather than taking an oath (e.g., to testify truthfully)
  • State as a fact; assert strongly and publicly
  • Offer (someone) emotional support or encouragement
  • to state positively [v -ED, -ING, -S]
  • Declare one's support for; uphold or defend