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affirm
used in David Copperfield

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Definition a firm statement that something is true

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expressing emotional support or encouragement for someone
  • This was in part confirmed by his aunt, who saw him at half past twelve o'clock, soon after his release, and affirmed that he was then as red as I was.
    Chapters 1-3 (25% in)

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