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affirm
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The Idiot
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  • Well, I affirm that my reader is wrong again, for my convictions have nothing to do with my sentence of death.
  • This circumstance, Keller affirmed, had led him to feel some suspicion from the first.
  • The wearer of this cloak was a young fellow, also of about twenty-six or twenty-seven years of age, slightly above the middle height, very fair, with a thin, pointed and very light coloured beard; his eyes were large and blue, and had an intent look about them, yet that heavy expression which some people affirm to be a peculiarity as well as evidence, of an epileptic subject.

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  • Maria affirmed that she has complete faith in the other members of the team.
  • The artist has one function—to affirm and glorify life.
    W. Edward Brown

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