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CONFIRM; CONFIRMATION
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Confirmed definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

CONFIRMED, pp.
1. Made more firm; strengthened; established.
2. Admitted to the full privileges of the church.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of persons; not subject to change; "a confirmed bachelor"; "a confirmed invalid"
2: having been established or made firm or received the rite of confirmation; "confirmed reservations"; "received confirmed reports of casualties"; "a confirmed Catholic" [ant: unconfirmed]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 14th century 1. a. marked by long continuance and likely to persist <a confirmed habit> b. fixed in habit and unlikely to change <a confirmed do-gooder> 2. having received the rite of confirmation Synonyms: see inveterate confirmedly adverb confirmedness noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. firmly settled in some habit or condition (confirmed in his ways; a confirmed bachelor).

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

You use confirmed to describe someone who has a particular habit or belief that they are very unlikely to change. I'm a confirmed bachelor... ADJ: ADJ n

Moby Thesaurus

accepted, accustomed, acknowledged, actual, admitted, affirmed, allowed, approved, ascertained, attested, authenticated, avowed, borne out, categorically true, certain, certified, chronic, circumstantiated, conceded, confessed, corroborated, countersigned, deep-dyed, deep-engraven, deep-fixed, deep-grounded, deep-laid, deep-rooted, deep-seated, deep-set, deep-settled, demonstrated, determined, documentary, dyed-in-the-wool, effectual, embedded, embossed, endorsed, engrafted, engraved, entrenched, established, etched, factual, fast, firmly established, fixed, granted, graven, habituated, historical, implanted, impressed, imprinted, incorrigible, inculcated, indelibly impressed, infixed, ingrained, ingrown, instilled, inveterate, inwrought, irreversible, long-established, not in error, notarized, objectively true, old-line, on a rock, on bedrock, professed, proved, proven, ratified, real, received, recognized, rooted, sealed, set, settled, settled in habit, shown, signed, stabilized, stamped, substantiated, sure-enough, sworn, sworn and affirmed, sworn to, tested, thorough, tried, tried and true, true, true as gospel, truthful, unconfuted, undenied, underwritten, undoubted, unerroneous, unfallacious, unfalse, unmistaken, unquestionable, unrefuted, validated, veracious, verified, veritable, vested, warranted, well-established, well-founded, well-grounded, well-set, well-settled



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