What does the word confirm mean?

Usage examples for confirm

  1. Like true Legitimists, who had learned nothing and forgotten nothing, they were satisfied to confirm the Seleucian decisions and re- issue their old Lucianic creed. – The Arian Controversy by H. M. Gwatkin
  2. I confirm her refusal. – Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  3. It will be found to contain several interesting particulars concerning Africa, not hitherto known, and to illustrate and confirm, in various material respects, some of the most important discoveries communicated in Mr. Park's former Travels. – The Journal Of A Mission To The Interior Of Africa, In The Year 1805 by Mungo Park