Confirm vs Confirmer - What's the difference?

confirm | confirmer |


As a verb confirm

is to strengthen; to make firm or resolute.

As a noun confirmer is

one who confirms something.

confirm

English

Alternative forms

* confirme (obsolete)

Verb

(en verb)
  • To strengthen; to make firm or resolute.
  • (Christianity) To administer the sacrament of confirmation on (someone).
  • * 1971 , , Religion and the Decline of Magic , Folio Society 2012, p. 35:
  • Elizabeth, daughter of Henry VIII, was baptized and confirmed at the age of three days.
  • To assure the accuracy of previous statements.
  • Antonyms

    * infirm * disconfirm * deny * dispute * contradict * question

    See also

    * verify * corroborate * establish * prove

    confirmer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who confirms something
  • Anagrams

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