affirmation: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (af"ur-mā'shun), [key]
- the act or an instance of affirming; state of being affirmed.
- the assertion that something exists or is true.
- something that is affirmed; a statement or proposition that is declared to be true.
- confirmation or ratification of the truth or validity of a prior judgment, decision, etc.
- a solemn declaration accepted instead of a statement under oath.
- affirmation (Thesaurus)