Usage examples for affirmed

  1. The Wilbur twin viciously affirmed that he would wear no girl's hat, yet was presently persuaded that he would, at least when he sneaked home. – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  2. But now he had affirmed it in lover's vows, and, as a memorable sign of it, he had passed his arm round the girl's waist and taken a kiss. – Washington Square by Henry James
  3. An inner force of conviction, stronger than reason, affirmed the reality of Vickars' words. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  4. The Fact occurred after his Father's Decease, and was affirmed to me by a Gentleman intimately acquainted with them both. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
  5. The truth of what our young adventurer had just affirmed was indeed now sufficiently evident to the eye of any seaman. – The Red Rover by James Fenimore Cooper