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affirm
used in The Brothers Karamazov

3 uses
  • He affirmed that the Poles had cheated at cards.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (84% in)
  • "But what makes you affirm so confidently and emphatically that it's not he?"
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (46% in)
  • I will not conceal from you that Grigory himself confidently affirms and bears witness that you must have run from that door, though, of course, he did not see you do so with his own eyes, since he only noticed you first some distance away in the garden, running towards the fence.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (63% in)

There are no more uses of "affirm" in The Brothers Karamazov.

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