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Usage examples for confirmed

  1. 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
  2. His choice was applauded by the whole Court, and confirmed by the divan. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. The late Frank Buckland confirmed this statement. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  6. The line in his letter which had reference to the much- talked- of book only confirmed her distrust. – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  7. No- but is she not a confirmed invalid? – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden
  8. A baby of three weeks old " confirmed" will sound strange in English ears. – Rome by Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker Hope Malleson
  9. 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
  10. Sherman then insisted that the newspaper report carried no weight unless confirmed by a Senator. – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  11. The most confirmed old bachelor on the face of the earth. – Sisters by Ada Cambridge
  12. 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
  13. Evidently her suspicions had been fully confirmed by our actions. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  14. Time passed, and confirmed him in this conviction. – Stories by Foreign Authors: Polish by Various
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
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