to claim, explain, affirm, protest, confess means to express positively, usually in anticipation of rejection or objection. Affirming involves saying with confidence without the need for evidence or evidence. claimed that modern music is just noise, emphasizing open or public statements. Your support for the candidate`s affirmation implies a conviction based on evidence, experience or faith. The existence of a post-death protest reinforces the affirmation in the face of denial or doubt. protested that he had really been misquoted Avow emphasizes open statement and recognition of personal responsibility for what is explained. A judgment, decree or order that is not upheld is either remanded in custody (returned to the lower court with instructions to correct the irregularities found in the notice of appeal) or set aside (amended by the Court of Appeal so that the decision of the lower court is set aside). To affirm something is to give it a big “YES” or confirm that it is true. All elected Members must take an oath or confirm to the Crown before they can sit. [4] Members are asked what form they prefer with the declaration “swear or affirm”, which means taking an oath or making a declaration. [5] The oath or affirmation may be taken in Welsh, Gaelic, Cornish or English. [Citation needed] The verb to affirm means to respond positively, but has a more important meaning in legal circles. People are asked to take an oath or confirm that they will tell the truth in court.

Lawyers can ask people to confirm the facts, and judges can confirm decisions. In these cases, affirming means verifying or testifying to the validity of something. Ratify, strengthen, confirm, establish, affirm again. Ratify or confirm a previous law or judgment. Cowell. In the practice of courts of appeal, confirmation of a judgment, order or order means that it is valid and correct and must apply as follows; ratify and reaffirm it; I agree with its accuracy and confirm its effectiveness. In the medium. Affirm or affirm a fact; say so; the opposite of denying or crossing. Practice. Make a statement; make a solemn and formal declaration or confirm that an affidavit is true, that the witness will tell the truth, etc. This is replaced by an oath in some cases.

Also to testify about the affirmation. In contract law. It is said that a party asserts that a contract that is questionable upon election is questionable if it ratifies and accepts it, waives its right to cancel it, and acts under it as if it had been valid originally. On Friday, March 4, 1853, Franklin Pierce became the 14th President of the United States, and to this day he has been the only president to confirm the oath of office instead of swearing it. [Citation needed] Change (adapted to the Latin affirmÄre) from the Middle English affermen “to fix firmly, to make unshakable, to establish, confirm, affirm”, borrowed from the Anglo-French afermer, to firmmer, return to the Latin affirmeäre “to strengthen, confirm, affirm positively”, from ad- ad- + firmäre “to strengthen, strengthen, to strengthen”, derived from firmus “strong, permanent, firm entry 1” affirm, in law a promise of a witness on the testimony, which is allowed instead of an oath to those who cannot not, take an oath for reasons of conscience. For example, members of the Society of Friends (Quakers), Jehovah`s Witnesses, and others who oppose an oath may assert in any way that they declare binding on their conscience in order to confirm the truthfulness of their testimony. The original text of the 1787 United States Constitution contains three references to an “oath or confirmation”: in Article I, senators must take a special oath or confirmation to serve as an impeachment tribunal; In article II, the President must take a specific oath or declaration before taking office (see oath of office); and Article VI requires all state and federal officials to take an oath or confirm their support for the United States Constitution. A fourth is included in Amendment NO IV, all arrest warrants must be supported by evidence made under oath or confirmation. AFFIRM, PRACTICE. 1. Ratify or confirm a previous law or judgment, as if the Supreme Court were upholding the judgment of the Court of Common Pleas.

2. Give an affirmation or testify by virtue of an affirmation.