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affirms

verb , present tense third-person singular of affirm

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1 to state as a fact usually forcefully
  • unwilling to affirm without further study that the painting is an original Rembrandt
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2 to state clearly and strongly
  • our business partner affirmed his trust in us, and we in turn promised not to let him down
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