[ US /əˈfɝmd/ ]
[ UK /ɐfˈɜːmd/ ]
  1. thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1978
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How To Use Affirmed In A Sentence

  • The statement affirmed the two countries' willingness to maintain their diplomatic, economic and military ties.
  • Galileo was attracted by the implicit contrast between physical propositions that were demonstrated and those that were merely affirmed.
  • He reaffirmed his commitment to the country's economic reform programme.
  • Both Bush and Allawi affirmed on Thursday that elections would be held as promised.
  • Their convictions were reaffirmed by the higher courts and their sentences were similarly upheld. Times, Sunday Times
  • My position on euthanasia is actually derived from the ancient Greek one; that is, I am generally in favour of allowing it, as long as the person being euthanized is in perfectly sound mental condition, not non compos mentis, and has positively re-affirmed his decision at least three times over the period of at least a suspended period of time to allow for reconsideration (say 15 or 30 days). Matthew Yglesias » Bishops and Abortion
  • The Government also reaffirmed its commitment to introduce a national bowel cancer screening programme, meeting a key demand by campaigners.
  • The West, from Rome to Britain, was called into action; the kings of Poland and Bohemia obeyed the summons of Conrad; and it is affirmed by the Greeks and Latins, that, in the passage of a strait or river, the Byzantine agents, after a tale of nine hundred thousand, desisted from the endless and formidable computation. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
  • For this, a decentralisation of the initiative is necessary, or in other words, an affirmed self-organisation of the struggle. Anarchist news dot org - Comments
  • They affirmed that existing and emerging regional trading agreements should be consistent with WTO rules and disciplines.
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