Affirm

a way of promising to tell the truth when giving evidence in court - used by witnesses who do not have a religious belief or don't want to use a religious book to swear an oath that they will tell the truth

affirm

[v] - say yes to 2. [v] - to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
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Affirm

Af·firm' (ăf*fẽrm') transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Affirmed (-fẽrmd'); present participle & verbal noun Affirming .] [ Middle English affermen , Old French afermer , French affirmer...
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Affirm

Af·firm' intransitive verb 1. To declare or assert positively. « Not that I so affirm , though so it seem To thee, who hast thy dwelling here on earth. Milton. » 2. (Law) To make a solemn declaration, before an authorized magistrate or tribunal, unde...
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affirm

verify 3 assert verb to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; `Before God I swear I am innocent`
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Affirm

• (v. t.) To assert positively; to tell with confidence; to aver; to maintain as true; -- opposed to deny. • (v. t.) To declare, as a fact, solemnly, under judicial sanction. See Affirmation, 4. • (v. t.) to assert or confirm, as a judgment, decree, or order, brought before an appellate court for review. • (v. i.) To declare or ...
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Affirm

n. it is the reduction of the property of lands or tenements to mortmain. Mortmain is an unlawful alienation of lands, or tenements to any corporation, sole or aggregate, ecclesiastical or temporal. It also stands for reduction, liquidation, or satisfaction of a debt.
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affirm

an act of declaring something to be true under the penalty of perjury by a person who conscientiously declines to take an oath for religious or other pertinent reasons
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Affirm

An act by one court to agree with and confirm a lower court's decision.
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