Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. confirmation, L. confirmatio,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. confermer—L. confirmāre—con, inten., and firmāre—firmus, firm.
It is hoped that confirmation will be a help to me.
"The Loom of Youth" by Alec Waugh
Long experience only confirms the first impression, that, of all cold, the cold of an Italian winter is most penetrating.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete" by John Symonds
They shall be obliged to have obtained within four years my confirmation of the same.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Volume XXV, 1635-36" by Various
His testimony was confirmed by other infamous emissaries, who received but too much countenance from the government.
"The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II. From William and Mary to George II." by Tobias Smollett
He dashed into the little house when they reached Einstein, and his first glance confirmed what George Lynn had said.
"Badge of Infamy" by Lester del Rey
We cannot remain here, for the report that the French are approaching has been confirmed.
"Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia" by L. Mühlbach,
Confirm Their Testimony with Their Blood.
"Fables of Infidelity and Facts of Faith" by Robert Patterson
This feeling was confirmed by the treaty of alliance which the Romans had formed with the Samnites.
"A Smaller History of Rome" by William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
These early charters were confirmed by several succeeding kings, Henry VI.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
Then, if you choose a prince worthy to succeed Romulus, the fathers will confirm your choice.
"The History of Rome, Books 01 to 08" by Titus Livius
As on she moves with hesitating grace,
She wins assurance from his soothing voice;
And, with a look the pencil could not trace,
Smiles thro' her blushes, and confirms the choice.
"To a Friend on his Marriage" by Samuel Rogers
The point I advance, if it need confirmation,
I'll prove by a witness that few will dispute,
A pink of perfection and truth in the naion
Where fashion and folly are all of a suit.
"Nothing To Eat" by Horatio Alger Jr
But Mary, faithful to its lightest word,
Kept in her heart the sayings she had heard,
Till the dread morning rent the Temple's veil,
And shuddering earth confirmed the wondrous tale.
"The Mother’s Secret" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
The amorous master own'd her potent eyes:
Sigh'd when he look'd, and trembled as he drew:
Each flowing line confirm'd his first surprise,
And, as the piece advanced, the passion grew.
"An Ode To Mr. Howard" by Matthew Prior
I'm weak, O Christ! do thou my strength increase,
I'm sick and faint — O, heal the dire disease!
Heavy and sad, I sink oppress'd with fear,
Confirm my faith, my fainting spirits cheer!
"An Earnest Prayer For Pardon Of Sins" by Rees Prichard
But proofs have now confirmed me
How much our vice offendeth,
And what small helps our virtues be
To that which God intendeth,
Till he himself shall make us free,
And our defects amendeth.
"The Contented Man's Morice" by George Wither
The singer and his wife of five months, Manuela Testolini, have welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Lucia Bella Testolini Jordan, his rep confirms to Us Weekly exclusively.
State officials have confirmed that the emerald ash borer, a destructive beetle, has been found in the Berkshire County town of Dalton.
FWP wardens confirmed today a 2 to 2/12 year old bighorn ram was shot on the property and left to waste within the last week.
Tupelo Honey Cafe confirmed this week that it will open a cafe on Market Square.
Q After sending in a dozen or more online job applications with résumés, I haven't heard back from any of them, with the exception of a few emails confirming that my application was received.
A glance at his ride confirms it—the license plate reads MRCLEEEN, an homage to the nickname he gained on account of his neatly shaven lid.
Drinking black tea may help protect against type 2 diabetes, but more study is needed to confirm an association.
Erich Bloch was confirmed by the Senate to be Director of the National Science Foundation on August 6, 1984.
Senate Republicans Say They Won't Block Vote on Sotomayor Confirmation.
It started at CPE xpo when EarthLink Business confirmed that it was going Meta despite buying STS which was a Sylantro shop.
Winfield City Manager Warren Porter confirms that the Winfield City Lake is now under an advisory, down from a warning, for Blue-Green Algae.
Wednesday night, June 20, I witnessed a marvel that, among many other things, confirmed my (hardly original) belief that the recording industry has to change its business model.
Asteroids turn red as they age, confirming a long-suspected notion that space somehow "weathers" exposed rocks.
The store could open before year's end, but ALDI was unable to confirm an exact date.
Leahy's Third Round of Questioning at Judge Sotomayor Confirmation Hearing .
This was confirmed by ac χ data as well, in which real part was found to exhibit a monotonic increase with decreasing temperature (not shown).
Magnetism of fine particles of Kondo lattices, obtained by high-energy ball-milling
The interleaved sequence was also observed to pass all of the requisite statistical tests, which further confirms the independence of the sequences .
Scalable parallel physical random number generator based on a superluminescent LED
The experiment confirms the addit ivity of the quantum energy component for part icles in infinite mot ion in accordance with Eq. (6.3).
Quantum Physics and Nanotechnology
II, we well suggest to restrict the “interaction” to appear only between different particles. According to the set theory , we confirm that fermions in tree diagrams belong to sets, but they in five primitive divergent diagrams belong to proper classes. In Sec.
Regard Renormalization in QED as Functor between Categories
Their results have confirmed the presence of serious dysbiotic deviations at BLC+ psoriatics (with blastocystosis) and at BLC(-) psoriatics (without blastocystosis).
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process