Usage examples for confirmed

  1. This report of him was confirmed and increased, as soon as he entered the town. – Sergius Sulpicius Galba (Galba) The Lives Of The Twelve Caesars, Volume 7. by C. Suetonius Tranquillus
  2. The other guard confirmed that opinion, having information straight from Wagg, himself. – When Egypt Went Broke by Holman Day
  3. No- but is she not a confirmed invalid? – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden
  4. M. le Duc d'Orleans uncovered himself, and in a low tone, and with an embarrassed manner, confirmed what I had said, then covered himself again. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  5. A baby of three weeks old " confirmed" will sound strange in English ears. – Rome by Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker Hope Malleson
  6. All that I did and heard in reference to the subject on this further visit,- and having a certain authority from the British Secretary of State with me I could hear and do something,- altogether confirmed me in this view. – Autobiography of Anthony Trollope by Anthony Trollope
  7. They confirmed his words. – His Sombre Rivals by E. P. Roe
  8. Sherman then insisted that the newspaper report carried no weight unless confirmed by a Senator. – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  9. But experience and reflection have but more and more confirmed me in the particular importance of the equal representation then proposed. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  10. Time passed, and confirmed him in this conviction. – Stories by Foreign Authors: Polish by Various
  11. Evidently her suspicions had been fully confirmed by our actions. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  12. In fact, I know they are not, from what Fanny said herself; for she assured me that Dr. Lacey was nothing to her more than a common acquaintance; and the sad but sweet smile which broke over her face whenever she raised, her soft blue eyes to Stanton's animated countenance confirmed what she said." – Tempest and Sunshine by Mary J. Holmes
  13. The line in his letter which had reference to the much- talked- of book only confirmed her distrust. – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  14. His choice was applauded by the whole Court, and confirmed by the divan. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  15. In the course of the day, the news of the taking of Presquisle was confirmed, as a great number of the Indians were seen coming along the shore with prisoners. – The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman
  16. I am seventeen and a half; your father couldn't expect a confirmed old maid like me to waste any more time. – The Story Of Waitstill Baxter by By Kate Douglas Wiggin
  17. I rejoice to find my own sentiments confirmed by yours, who are not easily deceived, and can have no motive or purpose to deceive. – Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson
  18. The most confirmed old bachelor on the face of the earth. – Sisters by Ada Cambridge
  19. The late Frank Buckland confirmed this statement. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie