Affirm vs Ayuh - What's the difference?

affirm | ayuh |

As a verb affirm

is to agree, verify or concur; to answer positively.

As an interjection ayuh is

yes; an expression of affirmation.




  • To agree, verify or concur; to answer positively.
  • She affirmed that she would go when I asked her.
  • To assert positively; to tell with confidence; to aver; to maintain as true.
  • * Bible, Acts xxv. 19
  • Jesus, whom Paul affirmed to be alive
  • To support or encourage.
  • They did everything they could to affirm the children's self-confidence.
  • To make firm; to confirm, or ratify; especially (legal) to assert or confirm, as a judgment, decree, or order, brought before an appelate court for review.
  • Antonyms

    * deny

    See also

    * affirmative action * confirm




    (en interjection)
  • Yes; an expression of affirmation.