Affirmation and Consent


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Affirmation noun – A solemn and often public declaration of the truth or existence of something.
Consent and affirmation are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Consent" instead a noun "Affirmation".
Nearby Words: affirmed, affirmative, affirming, affirmatively, affirmance
Synonyms for Affirmation


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Consent noun – The approval by someone in authority for the doing of something.
Affirmation and consent are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Affirmation" instead a noun "Consent".
Nearby Words: consented, consenting
Synonyms for Consent

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actual actual affirmation actual consent
implicit implicit affirmation implicit consent
eventual eventual affirmation eventual consent
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Consent and Affirmation. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 26, from
Affirmation & Consent. N.p., 2016. Web. 26 Jul. 2021. <>.
Consent or Affirmation. 2016. Accessed July 26, 2021.

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