Affirmation and Confirmation


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Affirmation noun – A solemn and often public declaration of the truth or existence of something.
Usage example: a sworn affirmation that he had never acted as a spy for the enemy

Confirmation is a synonym for affirmation in acknowledgment topic. In some cases you can use "Confirmation" instead a noun "Affirmation", when it comes to topics like acknowledgement, law, assertion, avowal. popular alternative
Nearby Words: affirmed, affirmative, affirming, affirmatively, affirmance
Synonyms for Affirmation


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Confirmation noun – Something presented in support of the truth or accuracy of a claim.
Affirmation is a synonym for confirmation in acknowledgment topic. You can use "Affirmation" instead a noun "Confirmation", if it concerns topics such as acknowledgement, law, ratification, assertion. popular alternative
Nearby Words: confirm, confirmed, confirmatory, confirming, confirmative
Synonyms for Confirmation

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actual actual affirmation actual confirmation
eventual eventual affirmation eventual confirmation
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