affirmative

[adj] - expecting the best 2. [adj] - supporting a policy or attitude etc 3. [adj] - affirming or giving assent 4. [n] - a reply of affirmation
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Affirmative

Af·firm'a·tive adjective [ Latin affirmativus : confer French affirmatif .] 1. Confirmative; ratifying; as, an act affirmative of common law. 2. That affirms; asserting that the fact is so; declaratory of what exists; answering 'yes' to a question; -- opposed to ...
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Affirmative

Af·firm'a·tive noun 1. That which affirms as opposed to that which denies; an affirmative proposition; that side of question which affirms or maintains the proposition stated; -- opposed to negative ; as, there were forty votes in the affirmative , and ten in the negative...
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affirmative

1. Confirmative; ratifying; as, an act affirmative of common law. ... 2. That affirms; asserting that the fact is so; declaratory of what exists; answering 'yes' to a question; opposed to negative; as, an affirmative answer; an affirmative vote. ... 3. Positive; dogmatic. 'Lysicles was a little by the affirmative air of Crito.' (Berkeley) ... 4. &l...
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affirmative

affirmatory adjective affirming or giving assent; `an affirmative decision`; `affirmative votes`; `an affirmative nod`; `an affirmatory gesture`
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affirmative

favoring adjective supporting a policy or attitude etc; `an affirmative argument`
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affirmative

optimistic adjective expecting the best; `an affirmative outlook`
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affirmative

noun a reply of affirmation; `he answered in the affirmative`
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Affirmative

• (a.) That affirms; asserting that the fact is so; declaratory of what exists; answering `yes` to a question; -- opposed to negative; as, an affirmative answer; an affirmative vote. • (n.) That which affirms as opposed to that which denies; an affirmative proposition; that side of question which affirms or maintains the proposition state...
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Affirmative

[policy debate] In policy debate, the affirmative (AFF) is the team which affirms the resolution. The Affirmative side negates the negative side. The affirmative team speaks first and last. They give four speeches: ...
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