Definition of "affirming" []

  • To declare to be true; assert positively (verb)
  • To uphold, confirm, or ratify (verb)
  • To make an affirmation (verb)
  • Present participle of affirm. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "affirming" in a sentence
  • "We communicate and share complete and unbiased information with patients and families in affirming and useful ways."
  • "We call on all advocates of human rights and defenders of the law to unite their voices with the Association of Independent Iraqi Jurists in affirming its humanitarian and legal position, and prevent human rights violations in a democratic Iraq."
  • "Although Tanenhaus ultimately does reveal his storytelling preference in affirming those writers who have managed the feat of "making their imagined creations more relevant to our complicated moment.""